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Synonyms for apothegmatic

given to or characterized by terse apothegms

terse and witty and like a maxim

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Cypriot critics consider Montis a truly subversive poet, both in his compositions of substantial length and in his brief, apothegmatic pieces.
They are terse, allusive, disconnected, apothegmatic and hard to follow.
The quick phrase, apothegmatic, works in French; in English it misfires because it is unidiomatic.