Quality of becoming brusque roughness joined with promptness bluntness
- an abrupt discourteous fashion
- top-notch being brusque; roughness joined withu000du000a promptness; bluntness.
(letter.) top-notch being brusque; roughness joined with promptness; bluntness.
As a minister of the crown Roland exhibited a bourgeois brusqueness of manner and a remarkable combination of political prejudice with administrative ability.