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curt
used in The Age of Innocence

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brief to the point of rudeness
  • "Shall we go up and join my mother?" he suggested curtly, as Mr. Jackson's last cone of ashes dropped into the brass ashtray at his elbow.
    Chapter 26 (81% in)

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