Synonyms of 'brusque'

aggressive, beastly, close, compact, contracted, crisp, cut, direct, discourteous, forthright, free, heart-to-heart, impolite, open, quiet, round, rude, severe, sharp, silent, sincere, snippety, snippy, straight, straight-out, straightforward, summary, truculent, unchecked, uncivil, unconstrained, unequivocal, unguarded, unmannerly, sententious, rough, reserved, pointed, plain-spoken, plain, pithy, overbearing, outspoken, mute, mum, laconic, ingenuous, ill-mannered, harsh, gruff, gnomic, genuine, free-spoken, frank, explicit, epigrammatic, elliptic, dumb, downright, Curt, crusty, condensed, concise, compressed, compendious, clipped, churlish, cavalier, candid, broad, brief, brash, blunt, bluff, bearish, artless, abrupt, abbreviated, wordless, unrestrained, unreserved, truncated, transparent, tongue-tied, tight-lipped, tight, terse, taciturn, surly, succinct, speechless, Spartan, snug, Short