Synonyms and Antonyms of laconically

  1. in a few words <the witness answered the prosecutor's questions rather laconically and had to be coaxed into giving more details> Synonyms briefly, compactly, concisely, crisply, curtly, elliptically, shortly, 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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