Origin of brusque
synonym study for brusque
OTHER WORDS FROM brusquebrusque·ly, adverbbrusque·ness, noun
How to use brusque in a sentence
In the meantime, she continues to speak with idiomatic brusqueness.
There was often a brusqueness in her comings and goings, but she usually left a flavour of herself behind.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan
Some will be admitted without any question; some will be excluded with a brusqueness almost brutal.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
But Miss Lee read in the brusqueness a strong feeling of sorrow for the child.Patchwork|Anna Balmer Myers