Sentence Examples


  • Brusque, impatient and sarcastic, his often abrasive manner rubbed many crewmembers the wrong way.
  • He was brusque and candid, two traits she hadn't yet gotten used to.
  • His tone was brusque.
  • The last admonition is characteristic, as Shammai was choleric and brusque.
  • She took a bite of her sandwich and glanced up when he finally spoke, his tone brusque.