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abrasive
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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direct in a disagreeable, insensitive manner
  • He rolled along with every inexplicable order from his superiors, every foolish act of his inferiors, and every abrasive personality that military life could throw at an officer.
    p. 57.3
abrasive = rough or disagreeable
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