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Terse

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Adjective

1. crisp, curt, laconic, terse

brief and to the point; effectively cut short

Example Sentences:
'a crisp retort'
'a response so curt as to be almost rude'
'the laconic reply; yes''
'short and terse and easy to understand'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Terse

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adjective
1. 
neatly brief and concise
2. 
curt; abrupt

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Terse

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adjectiveWord forms: ˈterser or ˈtersest
1. 
free of superfluous words; concise in a polished, smooth way; succinct
2. 
brief or concise to the point of rudeness; curt

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Terse

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adj. ters·er, ters·est
Brief and to the point; effectively concise: a terse one-word answer.

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