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curt

  

      adj  
1    rudely blunt and brief; abrupt  
a curt reply     
2    short or concise  
     (C17: from Latin curtus cut short, mutilated)  
  curtly      adv  
  curtness      n  
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curt

  
  
abrupt, blunt, brief, brusque, concise, gruff, monosyllabic, offhand, pithy, rude, sharp, short, snappish, succinct, summary, tart, terse, unceremonious, uncivil, ungracious  

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curet, curst, cur, Court

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