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PITHY (pithier, pithiest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pithy mean? 

PITHY (adjective)
  The adjective PITHY has 1 sense:

1. concise and full of meaning

  Familiarity information: PITHY used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PITHY (adjective)

Sense 1pithy [BACK TO TOP]


Concise and full of meaning


pithy; sententious

Context examples:

welcomed her pithy comments / the peculiarly sardonic and sententious style in which Don Luis composed his epigrams


concise (expressing much in few words)

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