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Spanish translation of “brusque”

brusque

adjective /brusk, (American) brask/
blunt and abrupt in manner
brusco
a brusque reply.
brusquely adverb
bruscamente
’I don’t have time to deal with this now,’ he answered brusquely.
brusqueness noun
brusquedad
He gave offence/offense by the brusqueness of his manner.
(Definition of brusque from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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