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Definition of "curtness" [curt•ness]

  • The state of being curt (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "curtness" in a sentence
  • "His curtness was an attempt to end this personal speculation on a topic that was none of their business."
  • "In fact Curtly's curtness was a pleasant balm to the bombast and phoniness of even the most well-intentioned and unarguably necessary awards do, an impression not immediately dispelled by the appearance of the hosts, an unlikely sandwiching together of Gaby Logan and Ravi Shastri."
  • "“We sure do,” Ted said heartily, knowing that Rita had been upset by his curtness when he arrived."