brusque


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Synonyms for brusque

Synonyms for brusque

Synonyms for brusque

marked by rude or peremptory shortness

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This petulant and brusque demeanour of President Trump could be better understood by the recent book 'The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump'.
Sold by her father into marriage along with a plot of land, her brusque new husband and father-in-law forbid her from leaving the house, yet with little left to do that isn't already taken care of by the servants, Katherine simmers with growing frustration and rage.
Sauf brusque degradation de la situation securitaire, la competition devrait donc bien avoir lieu au Gabon du 14 janvier au 5 fevrier prochain.
L'Ukraine a place ses troupes en etat d'alerte le long de la ligne de demarcation avec la Crimee, jeudi dernier, a la suite d'un brusque regain de tension avec la Russie plus de deux ans apres que celle-ci a annexe ce territoire ukrainien.
According to reports, most of the Congress veterans are uncomfortable with what some described as the Rahul's brusque and impatient style of functioning and wish for incumbent president Sonia Gandhi to steer the helm of the party for some more time.
For all the brusque banter, Jim was a wise man who knew his own mind and that of his opponents.
Antonio Luna, the brilliant and brusque strategist whose command of troops in the Philippine-American War (1899-1902) was cut short by betrayal from within his own ranks.
DOC MARTIN (ITV, Monday, 9pm) MARTIN Clunes, pictured, is back playing the brusque, blood-phobic medic we all love in a series of Doc Martin.
As fascinating and entertaining as they were, it's the sight of him playing the brusque, blood-phobic medic, Doc Martin, that most people really wanted to see.
A brusque, brutal update of a story by the brilliant author of The Friends Of Eddie Coyle.
A brusque, brutal update of a story by brilliant author of The Friends Of Eddie Coyle.
Paul Thomas Hickey gave a sensitive performance as the brusque dad whose parenting skills are called into question.
Antonio Spasev comments for Dnevnik that German MEP of Greek descent Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, with his conduct, proved to us that a politician from the European Union can be brusque.
Wind rises brisk, brusque, to gale force driving horizontal rain under the eaves to appear as stains on the upper walls above windows shut tight in a stoic stay against this unpredicted storm's might.
However, the brusque and unsympathetic way that the officer handled the calls may have precluded her fully explaining the purpose of the calls.