Definition of Prerupt
1. abrupt [adj] - See also: abrupt
Lexicographical Neighbors of Prerupt
Literary usage of Prerupt
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1835)
"... to tin.1, fishable ground, prerupt as it was in many placee, comparatively level, through which the stream—for hoarse as was its murmur it had ceased to ..."
2. The London Magazine by John Scott, John Taylor (1823)
"... on the prerupt rocks and breezy downs of woody ***»•** ! Thou who hast taught so many Greek and Roman mouths to utter vigorous and manly English. ..."