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Meaning of ABRUPTLY

Pronunciation:  u'bruptlee

WordNet Dictionary
[adv]  quickly and without warning; "he stopped suddenly"

ABRUPTLY is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: dead, short, suddenly



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ab*rupt"ly\, adv.
1. In an abrupt manner; without giving notice, or without the
   usual forms; suddenly.

2. Precipitously.

{Abruptly pinnate} (Bot.), pinnate without an odd leaflet, or
   other appendage, at the end. --Gray.

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