abruptly /əˈbrʌptli/



1. suddenly and unexpectedly

the film ends rather abruptly
a drama about two young brothers who are abruptly abandoned by their father.
2. in a rude or curt manner

she barely conceals her irritation and speaks briefly and abruptly to the woman.
3. steeply; precipitously

the forested terrain ascends abruptly.

Add Comment

By Oxford


Get in touch

Quickly communicate covalent niche markets for maintainable sources. Collaboratively harness resource sucking experiences whereas cost effective meta-services.