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gruff

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  • adjbad-tempered, rude
  • adjrasping in sound
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Synonyms for gruff

adj bad-tempered, rude

Antonyms for gruff

  • cheerful
  • happy
  • kind
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • polite
  • tactful
  • even-tempered
  • soft
  • sweet
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Philistine

adjective. coarse

abrupt

adjective. rude or brief in manner

bluff

adjective. abrupt

bluffer

adjective. abrupt

blunt

adjective. straightforward

blunter

adjective. straightforward
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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