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Abrupt

Ab`rupt´
a.1.Broken off; very steep, or craggy, as rocks, precipices, banks; precipitous; steep; as, abrupt places.
2.Without notice to prepare the mind for the event; sudden; hasty; unceremonious.
3.Having sudden transitions from one subject to another; unconnected.
The abrupt style, which hath many breaches.
- B. Jonson.
4.(Bot.) Suddenly terminating, as if cut off.
n.1.An abrupt place.
v. t.1.To tear off or asunder.
Adj.1.abrupt - marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions; "abrupt prose"
Synonyms: disconnected
2.abrupt - exceedingly sudden and unexpected; "came to an abrupt stop"; "an abrupt change in the weather"
3.abrupt - extremely steep; "an abrupt canyon"; "the precipitous rapids of the upper river"; "the precipitous hills of Chinese paintings"; "a sharp drop"
Synonyms: precipitous, sharp
4.abrupt - surprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner; "an abrupt reply"
aggressive, arduous, bearish, beastly, bluff, blunt-edged, blunt-ended, blunt-pointed, blunted, bluntish, bold, brash, breakneck, breathless, brief, brisk, casual, cavalier, churlish, crisp, crusty, discourteous, dull, dull-edged, dull-pointed, dulled, dullish, edgeless, electrifying, faired, gruff, headlong, hurried, impetuous, impolite, impulsive, informal, nerve-shattering, obtuse, panting, perpendicular, plumb, plunging, pointless, precipitant, quick, rapid, rash, ready, rounded, rushing, severe, sheer, shocking, sideling, smoothed, snappish, snappy, snippety, snippy, speedy, startling, steep, stickle, surly, surprising, swift, truculent, unannounced, unanticipated, unceremonious, uncivil, unedged, unforeseen, unlooked-for, unplanned, unpointed, unpredicted, unsharp, unsharpened, vertical
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