Definition Of abrupt
brief to the point of rudeness; curt.
you were rather abrupt with that young man
the abrupt double peak of the mountain
sudden and unexpected.
I was surprised by the abrupt change of subject
Example Of abrupt
A completely unexpected and abrupt ending saw my jaw drop.
A long, drawn out, boring evening with terribly rude and abrupt service.
And then, the western flank of the Wasatch Mountains rises up, sheer and abrupt , to shock as much snow from the clouds as possible.
‘They were quite abrupt and offhand,’ says Elliot, who is now 39.
By rude I mean abrupt , tactless, straightforward, honest.