What does brusque mean?

Definitions for brusque
brʌsk; esp. Brit. brʊskbrusque

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word brusque.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. brusque, brusk, curt, short(p)(adj)

    marked by rude or peremptory shortness

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

Wiktionary

  1. brusque(Adjective)

    Rudely abrupt, unfriendly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brusque(adj)

    rough and prompt in manner; blunt; abrupt; bluff; as, a brusque man; a brusque style

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Brusque

    brōōsk, adj. blunt, abrupt in manner, rude.—adv. Brusque′ly.—ns. Brusque′ness; Brusque′rie. [Fr. brusque; rude. See Brisk.]

How to pronounce brusque?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say brusque in sign language?

  1. brusque

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brusque in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brusque in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of brusque in a Sentence

  1. Greg Guma:

    But he can be very aggressive, very strong and he speaks loud and in a rat, tat, tat, tat, drum beat. bernie is modulating his temperament. He is a brusque person who has a tendency to be dismissive, but he is accentuating the winning side of his personality.

  2. Greg Guma:

    Bernie is modulating his temperament. He is a brusque person who has a tendency to be dismissive, but he is accentuating the winning side of his personality, he is trying to convince people that he is a candidate with mass appeal.

Images & Illustrations of brusque

  1. brusquebrusquebrusquebrusquebrusque

Popularity rank by frequency of use

brusque#100000#131273#333333

Translations for brusque

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for brusque »

Translation

Find a translation for the brusque definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these brusque definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"brusque." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 5 Jun 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/brusque>.

Are we missing a good definition for brusque? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for brusque:


Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.