Synonyms for brusk

Synonyms for (adjective) brusk

Synonyms: curt, brusk, brusque, short

Definition: marked by rude or peremptory shortness

Usage: try to cultivate a less brusque manner; a curt reply; the salesgirl was very short with him

Similar words: discourteous

Definition: showing no courtesy; rude

Usage: a distant and at times discourteous young