Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Today's Word: Brusque

Brusque: adj.


Definition: Short, in a manner of speech. to cut your sentence as short as possible. Kinda rude.

Example: Our service was very brusque, but the waiter was very busy that night.

15 comments:

  1. good i'm learning!
    ....oh shit no!!!!

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  2. I hope I'm pronouncing this right :D

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  3. I'm going to make it a point to try to use this word today.

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  4. thanks for sharing this word :D

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  5. i do telephone debt collection, so i get people rambling about their excuses for why they can't pay me.

    i'm gonna try this word out! haha

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  6. sounds like Brewskie to me LOL mmmm beeer

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  7. haha, I didn't know about this word

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  8. Now I know.
    And knowing is half the battle!

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  9. And the other half is being brusque with them.
    Turds.

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  10. that was on my vocab test last week!!!

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