Abrupt and Brief

Abrupt

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Abrupt adjective – Being or characterized by direct, brief, and potentially rude speech or manner.
Usage example: the policeman's abrupt manner discouraged me from trying to claim that I hadn't seen the red light

Brief is a synonym for abrupt in attitude topic. In some cases you can use "Brief" instead an adjective "Abrupt", when it comes to topics like blunt, brusque, curt.
Nearby Words: abruptly, abruptness, abruption
Synonyms for Abrupt

Brief

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Brief adjective – Marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning.
Usage example: a brief but crucial admonition to keep quiet

Abrupt is a synonym for brief in brusque topic. You can use "Abrupt" instead an adjective "Brief", if it concerns topics such as attitude, property, short, blunt.
Nearby Words: briefing, briefly, briefed, briefness, briefcase
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Things that words describes

attempt abrupt attempt brief attempt
appearance abrupt appearance brief appearance
turn abrupt turn brief turn
scene abrupt scene brief scene
Other nouns: return, affair.

Both words in one sentence

  • Admiral Chegwidden's brief stint as technical advisor in “War Stories” was brought to an abrupt end because his can-do due-diligence gung-ho attitude was ultimately not very compatible with the nonsensical herd instinct of the Hollywood folks.
  • Series / JAG Admiral Chegwidden's brief stint as technical advisor in "War Stories" was brought to an abrupt end because his can-do due-diligence gung-ho attitude was ultimately not very compatible with the nonsensical herd instinct of the Hollywood folks.
    Source: Series / JAG
  • Literature / Aunt Dimity His uncharacteristically abrupt departure and cryptically brief note spark concern in Lori's mind.
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