laconism definition

  • noun:
    • Terseness or succinctness of style or appearance.
    • Extreme brevity in expression.
    • a really or notably brief appearance.
    • A vigorous, brief types of expression; laconic style.
    • a case of laconic design or appearance.
    • Pointed brevity of speech or appearance; sententiousness; conciseness; pithiness.
    • A concise or pithy expression; an utterance conveying much meaning in couple of words.
    • terseness of appearance

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