Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Rudely brief or abrupt, as in speech or manner. See Synonyms at gruff.
  • adj. Using few words; terse.
  • adj. Having been shortened.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Brief or terse, especially to the point of being rude.
  • adj. Short or concise
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Characterized by excessive brevity; short; rudely concise.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Short; concise; compressed.
  • Short and dry; tartly abrupt; brusk.
  • A contraction of current: common in acct. curt., account current.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. brief and to the point; effectively cut short
  • adj. marked by rude or peremptory shortness
  • Equivalent
    concise    discourteous   
    Cross Reference
    short    brief   
    curtly    curtail    curtness    court   
    Words with the same meaning
    short    brusque    blunt    abrupt   
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Bert    Evert    Insert    Kurt    alert    assert    avert    birt    blurt    burt   
    Same Context
    Words that are found in similar contexts
    terse    peremptory    brusque    abrupt    emphatic    contemptuous    cryptic    perfunctory    imperious    authoritative