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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. abrupt: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. abrupt: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. abrupt: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. abrupt: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. abrupt: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. abrupt: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Abrupt, abrupt: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. abrupt: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. abrupt: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. abrupt: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. abrupt: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. abrupt: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Abrupt, abrupt: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. abrupt: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. abrupt: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. abrupt: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Abrupt: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. abrupt: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. abrupt: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. abrupt, abrupt: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. abrupt: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. abrupt: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. abrupt: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. abrupt: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. abrupt: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. abrupt: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abrupt: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abrupt: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. abrupt: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Abrupt: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. abrupt: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. abrupt: Bryological [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Abrupt: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (abrupt)

adjective:  marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions ("Abrupt prose")
adjective:  surprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner ("An abrupt reply")
adjective:  exceedingly sudden and unexpected ("Came to an abrupt stop")
adjective:  extremely steep ("An abrupt canyon")

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