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marked by or consisting of few words that are carefully chosen

Synonyms for terse

brief and to the point

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As Siegfried suggests, Equation (6) might be much easier to understand than Equation (1) because it is much less terse than Equation (1).
But Mourinho, who will be working with Grant at the club's Los Angeles training base, yesterday made it clear in terse tones that he does not want any threat to his control as manager.
The potent effect of the language owes much to strategic layout: terse crisp phrases occupy only half of the pages in the text.
Though a statement that's terse doesn't necessarily work for every business, your mission statement should be no longer than a few concise but informative sentences.
The commentary is learned and terse, yet informative.
24, EPA issued a terse statement: "Great Lakes Chemical Corp.
Tacitus' terse style, which promotes ambiguity, invites readers to fill in the gaps and participate in a dialogue with the author, just as Montaigne seeks to engage his readers in dialogue and stimulate critical reflection.
Also, some answers are quite long and involved, while others are quite terse.
The terse yet unsteady demeanor, the puffy discolored glare, the quivering lines of fever and chills, only highlight the despair and isolation of the "grippe" patient, the oppression, the weakness, the malaise, the lack of air, the stupor, the hopelessness.
British text lays out in stark, terse fashion the argument that Saddam stands in "material breach" of Security Council Resolution 1441, approved unanimously Nov.
On the same day, Under Secretary of State John Bolton delivered a terse letter to UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan announcing that the U.
The terse announcement runs counter to comments made in a May conference call, when Greenberg said Devlin would be appointed to the board of AIG and would be named vice chairman.
In a terse note in local newspapers, the high-profile political couple--the so-called Bill and Hillary Clinton of Brazil--ended a 40-year relationship earlier this year.
How incongruous that a faith so based on stories written (scripture) and told (tradition), so centered on a miraculous storyteller, so admiring of the stories of its greatest men and women that it honors them with feast days all year long, should account for these great days with the sorts of terse phrases you might write on file folder tabs or memo heads.
CNN and Mr Arnett issued a terse statement saying he was leaving after 18 years, with immediate effect.