Definitions For Abrupt


  • Surprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner
  • Exceedingly sudden and unexpected
  • Extremely steep
  • Marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions

Is Abrupt a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Abrupt is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Abrupt in a Sentence

  • There was an abrupt change in the weather.
  • The road came to an abrupt end.
  • The storm caused an abrupt power failure.

Synonyms for Abrupt

Antonyms for Abrupt

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