Complete Definition of "pithy"

English

Pronunciation
IPA|/Ëpɪθi/, SAMPA|/"pITi/

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Precisely meaningful; forceful and brief
  2. concise and full of meaning
  3. tersely cogent

Translations
trans-top|all senses
Italian: sugoso m, sugosa f
trans-mid
trans-bottom

Synonyms
terse
concise
laconic

de:pithy
et:pithy
io:pithy
te:pithy
vi:pithy
zh:pithy

Revision and Credits for"pithy"
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the
GNU Free Documentation License
 
 

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Allwords Copyright 1998-2021 All rights reserved.