Translation of "curt" - English-Spanish dictionary

curt

adjective uk /kɜːt/ disapproving

If someone’s manner or speech is curt, it is rude as a result of being very quick. (of someone’s manner or speech) rude as a result of being very quick or brief

seco, cortante
to give a curt nod/reply
Andy was very curt with him.
curtly adverb uk /ˈkɜːt.li/

de manera cortante
Steve answered curtly and turned his back on me.
curtness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈkɜːt.nəs/

(Translation of “curt” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

curt

adjective /kəːt/

rudely brief

brusco, seco, corto
a curt reply.
curtly adverb

bruscamente
She answered his questions curtly.
curtness noun

brusquedad
We were slightly taken aback by the curtness of her reply.

(Translation of “curt” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)