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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Brief and to the point. Also: Pithy.

Usage examples (41)
  • The vocabulary of `Bradshaw' is nervous and terse, but limited.
  • His tidings were given slowly in short, terse sentences.
  • The one that was bolded and written in terse sentence fractions, of course, is not.
  • Many people can fully promote their articles in short, terse, one-sentence descriptions. for more
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