verb (used with object)
to utter suddenly or inadvertently; divulge impulsively or unadvisedly (usually followed by out ): He blurted out the hiding place of the spy.
an abrupt utterance.

1565–75; apparently imitative Unabridged
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blurt (blɜːt)
vb (often foll by out)
to utter suddenly and involuntarily
[C16: probably of imitative origin]

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Word Origin & History

1570s, probably echoic.
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Example sentences
In an age that prized discretion, she blurted out the secrets of the affair to
  anyone she thought might pity her.
The principal became incensed with my answer and blurted out that she did not
  consider it a work of art.
They had a rather violent scene, and she blurted out- within forty-eight hours
  of their wed- ding-that she despised him.
The court properly denied appellant's motion to suppress his blurted statement.
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