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curt
American English: /kərt/
British English: /kəːt/

Translation of curt in Spanish:

adjective

  • she was very curt with me on the telephone
    estuvo muy cortante conmigo por teléfono
    Example sentences
    • I'd noticed that in a few short hours that his curt and snappish side was back.
    • He opened his mouth for a sharp reply but closed it and just gave her a curt nod.
    • About ten minutes ago, I was rather curt (almost rude, in fact) to an acquaintance who rang me.

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