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Synonyms for curt

marked by rude or peremptory shortness

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brief and to the point

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Sometimes it was a call to the telephone in the corner grocery and the curt information by a strange voice that her husband was lying in the receiving hospital or the morgue.
He understood now why that curt refusal had come in answer to his lawyer's letter.
The First Secretary became suddenly very curt, detached, final.
The dismissal, and its accompanying finger pointed straight at the door, was so curt and direct that Mr Pancks did not see his way to prolong his visit.
With the unreasonable petulance of mankind I rang the bell and gave a curt intimation that I was ready.
There was no trace then of the horror which I had myself felt at this curt declaration; but his face showed rather the quiet and interested composure of the chemist who sees the crystals falling into position from his oversaturated solution.
Not only is the CURT TriFlex brake control easy to install, it can also be mounted at various angles and is ready to use in fewer than ten minutes.
RFP responses/proposals in electronic form must be received by Curt Alliaume, curt.
I've always believed life is about embracing the gifts and rising up to meet the challenges," Curt told ESPN through a statement.
Based in Lynden, Washington State, Curt Maberry Farm produces a wide range of individual, quick-frozen fruit products and was looking to remove the foreign material and defects, such as mould in raspberries or stems in blueberries, colour blemishes or damaged items from its product, prior to packing.
Elsewhere Sugar was more curt with Luisa after Nick Hewer admonished her for "the most disgraceful display of bad manners I've seen in many a day".
Curt is signed with Nev's Model Agency in London - where he now lives - as well as Elite in Lisbon.
Curt's claim at the time - that the State Ethics Commission had "confirmed" there was no conflict of interest - was recently proved false when Curt admitted six ethics violations to the Commission and paid a $10,000 fine.
As Curt writes in the Introduction of the book, and mentions within the following interview, parenting by way of AT&T becomes a way of life when you're on the road 9 months out of the year.