Associations to the word «Curt»


CURT, adjective. Brief or terse, especially to the point of being rude.
CURT, adjective. Short or concise.
CURT, proper noun. A short form of the male given name Curtis
CURT, proper noun. A male given name, an anglicized spelling of Kurt

Dictionary definition

CURT, adjective. Marked by rude or peremptory shortness; "try to cultivate a less brusque manner"; "a curt reply"; "the salesgirl was very short with him".
CURT, adjective. Brief and to the point; effectively cut short; "a crisp retort"; "a response so curt as to be almost rude"; "the laconic reply; `yes'"; "short and terse and easy to understand".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke