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Word: brusque

Definition: blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice


More Vocab Words

::: discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
::: enmity - ill will; hatred; hostility
::: analogy - similarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
::: quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
::: swill - drink greedily
::: expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
::: carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
::: fissure - crevice; crack
::: aegis - shield; protection; defense
::: fluctuate - waver; shift; rise and fall as if in waves; change or vary irregularly