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Definitions of curt:

part of speech: adverb

Curtly.

part of speech: adjective

In letter- writing and commercial correspondence, a common contraction of current, used to designate this month, that is, the month in which the letter is written, as 15th curt.: instant, and its contr. inst., noting a day of the present or current month, as 10th inst.: proximo, or its contr. prox., noting a day of the next month, as, on the 4th prox.: ultimo, or its contr. ult., noting a day in the last month, or the month preceding the present, as, on the 6th ult.

part of speech: adjective

Abrupt; short; as, a curt answer.

part of speech: noun

Curtness.

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