Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 07/08/15 Laconic

Laconic (adjective)
laconic [luh-kon-ik]


adjective
1. using few words; expressing much in few words; concise: a laconic reply.

Synonyms
brief, pithy, terse; succinct.

Antonyms
voluble.

Origin: 1580-90; < Latin Laconicus < Greek Lakonikós Laconian, equivalent to Lákon a Laconian + -ikos -ic

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