Share this entry

Synonyms of curt in English:


  • ‘No,’ was his curt reply
    gruff, offhand, unceremonious, ungracious, rude, impolite, discourteous, uncivil;
    laconic, brief, succinct, compact, pithy, to the point, economical
    informal snippy
    British rare dusty
    [Antonyms] polite, expansive
  • Choose the right word

    curt, brusque, abrupt, terse
    See brusque
    Definition of curt in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources