Definition of Abrupt in English :
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Abrupt meaning in English
Meaning of Abrupt in English
Pronunciation of Abrupt in English
Abrupt pronunciation in English
Pronounce Abrupt in Englishsee synonyms of abrupt
1. abrupt, disconnected
marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions
Example Sentences:'abrupt prose'
exceedingly sudden and unexpected
Example Sentences:'came to an abrupt stop''an abrupt change in the weather'
Example Sentences:'an abrupt canyon''the precipitous rapids of the upper river''the precipitous hills of Chinese paintings''a sharp drop'
surprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner
Example Sentences:'an abrupt reply'
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