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pithily

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pithily

  1. in a few words the observation that “War is hell” is how General Sherman pithily summed up his experiences in combat Synonyms of pithily briefly, compactly, concisely, crisply, curtly, elliptically, laconically, shortly, succinctly, summarily, terselyWords Related to pithily aphoristically, sententiously; exactly, precisely; abruptly, bluffly, bluntly, brusquely; monosyllabicallyNear Antonyms of pithily redundantly, repetitiouslyAntonyms of pithily diffusely, long-windedly, verbosely, wordily


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