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abrupt
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Northanger Abbey
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abrupt
Used in
Northanger Abbey
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  • But her words were lost on Thorpe, who had turned abruptly away.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Turned from the house, and in such a way! Without any reason that could justify, any apology that could atone for the abruptness, the rudeness, nay, the insolence of it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A silence of several minutes succeeded their first short dialogue; it was broken by Thorpe's saying very abruptly, "Old Allen is as rich as a Jew—is not he?  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: an abrupt change
as in: she is abrupt
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