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1. abrupt

adjective. ['əˈbrʌpt'] marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions.

Synonyms

  • staccato

Antonyms

  • unhurried
  • pointless

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Words that Rhyme with Abrupt

  • disrupt
  • interrupt
  • erupt
  • corrupt
  • upped

Example sentences of the word abrupt


1. Adjective
As these power supplies begin to fail, you will notice a marked dimming and abrupt brightness level change.

2. Verb, base form
Ending a friendship isn't always abrupt or sudden.

3. Adverb
Which means, of course, that the recent changes can seem abrupt.

2. abrupt

adjective. ['əˈbrʌpt'] exceedingly sudden and unexpected.

Antonyms

  • inclined

3. abrupt

adjective. ['əˈbrʌpt'] surprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner.

Antonyms

  • horizontal

4. abrupt

adjective. ['əˈbrʌpt'] extremely steep.

Synonyms

  • precipitous
  • sharp

Antonyms

  • ascent
  • moderate
  • low
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