- adj.简短的; 三言两语的; 草率的; 敷衍了事的
- 副词: curtly;
- 名词: curtness;
But you see, my friend Curt is blind.
He rapped out a series of curt commands.
Aster ran off the attack in a curt businesslike way.
Norton gives a curt nod. Hadley and Trout start tossing the cell in a thorough search.
This curt sumMary is not meant to be ungracious.
However, Burghardt gave the curt response that it was impossible to open up negotiations again.
He dismissed me with a curt " No ".
他简单地说声 “ 不要了 ” 就辞了我.
I received a curt letter telling me I was in arrears on my mortgage payments.
His remark was brief without being curt.
He dismissed them with a curt nod.
He jokes with her but she is rather curt with him.
Curt chased the whisky down with a pint of beer.
He gave me a curt answer.
He was very curt and very brisk.
Julia is getting ready to make a presentation to some clients. Curt is helping her.
Curt and I were attending a pool party at the local Swim and Racquet Club.
The poets, once so praised , are tamped unceremoniously together in our textbooks, in one curt chapter.
那些名噪一时的诗人, 在今天的教科书里, 已被毫不客气地挤在一起,列为短短的一章.
A : Am I curt with you if I ask you to marry me now?
如果我现在向你求婚,不会太唐突 吧 ?
Curt was at the door opening his arms, and gave me a bear hug.
The wiry old man had replied with curt finality, " Geography. "
瘦老头斩钉截铁地回答: “ 地理. ”
He's rather curt when he's angry.
Curst cows have curt horns.
He gave me an extremely curt answer.
And the curt truth is thatthe state of being beloved is intolerable to many.
The dismissal is curt but not fierce.
He spoke with curt finality.
His tone was curt and unfriendly.
"The matter is closed," was the curt reply.
Her tone of voice was curt.
1. marked by rude or peremptory shortness;
"try to cultivate a less brusque manner"
"a curt reply"
"the salesgirl was very short with him"
2. brief and to the point; effectively cut short;
"a crisp retort"
"a response so curt as to be almost rude"
"the laconic reply; `yes'"
"short and terse and easy to understand"