Sentence Examples

  • He raised both eyebrows with a laconic grin.
  • Cato labours to express himself in an awkward and laconic epistle, apologizing for its length.
  • So little did he understand the seriousness of the situation that, when the laconic message "All is over!"
  • The romance which has here been utilized shows an acquaintance with Egypt; the narratives are discursive, not laconic, everything is more detailed, and more under the influence of literary art.
  • The existence of famine and cholera added to the difficulties of the government, and in March 1867 the Lower House, by a majority of three, passed the laconic resolution, " The chamber inflicts a vote of blame on the government.