#WOTD: Brusque

Today we will learn about ‘brusque’.
Do you know the meaning of the word ‘brusque’?

‘Brusque’ is an adjective.
‘Brusque’ is pronounced as /brəsk/.

‘Brusque’ means short and abrupt in manner or speech.

Some synonims of ‘brusque’:
1. Curt.
2. Gruff.
3. Blunt.
4. Outspoken.
5. Harsh.

Examples of ‘brusque’ in sentences:
“His secretary was quite brusque with me.”

Examples of ‘brusque’ in sentences:
“The doctor spoke in a brusque tone.”

Compiled and written by @sherlydarmali for @EnglishTips4U on Sunday, February 17, 2019.

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