Synonyms of abrupt in English:
1 the car came to an abrupt halt he was grumbling at the abrupt change of weather
violent, headlong, breakneck, meteoric
[Antonyms] gradual, unhurried
3 he tends to write in abrupt, epigrammatic paragraphs
jerky, uneven, irregular, disconnected, discontinuous, broken, rough, inelegant
[Antonyms] smooth, flowing
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abrupt, brusque, curt, terse
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