Synonyms and Antonyms of terse
- I could tell from his terse replies to my questions that he was in no mood to talk.
Synonym Discussion of terse
- a concise description
- a terse reply
- a succinct letter of resignation
- an aloof and laconic stranger
- a summary listing of the year's main events
- a comedy sharpened by pithy one-liners
- a compendious dictionary
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