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pithy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of pithy

  1. marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning a fairly pithy criticism about a notably lengthy novel Synonyms of pithy aphoristic, apothegmatic, brief, capsule, compact, compendious, crisp, curt, elliptical (or elliptic), epigrammatic, laconic, monosyllabic, concise, sententious, succinct, summary, telegraphic, terse, thumbnailWords Related to pithy abrupt, blunt, brusque (also brusk), short, snippety, snippy; abbreviated, abridged, condensed, curtailed, shortened; meaty, substantial; meaningful, significant; well-turnedNear Antonyms of pithy pleonastic, redundant, repetitious, tautological, tautologous; enlarged, expanded, supplemented; embellished, embroidered, exaggerated, inflatedAntonyms of pithy circuitous, circumlocutory, diffuse, long-winded, prolix, rambling, verbose, windy, wordy



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