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abrupt

When you say that someone is abrupt you mean that he or she is discourteously blunt. That’s normally considered to be a bad thing except, possibly, by the abrupt person. Abrupt can also mean suddenly and unexpectedly as in, “After seeing little Johnny puke undigested seafood on little Suzzie the teacher abruptly passed out.” I […]