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elliptically

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of elliptically

  1. in a few words the characters in Harold Pinter's plays speak elliptically leaving much of the meaning to be conveyed by the frequent, lengthy pauses Synonyms briefly, compactly, concisely, crisply, curtly, shortly, laconically, pithily, succinctly, summarily, terselyRelated Words aphoristically, sententiously; exactly, precisely; abruptly, bluffly, bluntly, brusquely; monosyllabicallyNear Antonyms redundantly, repetitiouslyAntonyms diffusely, long-windedly, verbosely, wordily


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