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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a short and concise manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : telegraphic speech
  • So can I again ask you to deal telegraphically with me?
  • The journal entries were telegraphically brief: 'Weakness,' 'Snowed in,' 'Disaster,' 'Fall through the ice.'
  • In constructing his narrative, Isegawa is deft at telegraphically downloading dense personal histories for his characters, major and minor. for more
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