Synonyms and Antonyms of abrupt
- The policeman's abrupt manner discouraged me from trying to claim that I hadn't seen the red light.
- The gentle, rolling hills gradually give way to high mountains with abrupt sides.
- His abrupt reappearance seems to have caught everyone off guard.
Synonym Discussion of abrupt
- the army's precipitate withdrawal
- a headlong flight from arrest
- an abrupt refusal
- an impetuous lover proposing marriage
- flew into a sudden rage
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