short-spoken

adjective

short-spo·​ken ˈshȯrt-ˌspō-kən How to pronounce short-spoken (audio)
: curt

Word History

First Known Use

1865, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of short-spoken was in 1865

Dictionary Entries Near short-spoken

Cite this Entry

“Short-spoken.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/short-spoken. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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