Part of speech:
Marked by or showing consideration for others and observance of accepted social usage.
Not civilized; barbarous
Occurring in pieces; fragmentary.
Plain-spoken and abrupt
Abrupt is when someone is short or curt in their manner or actions.
Having a rough and frank but affable manner
Expressing much in few words; clear and succinct.
Having a hidden or ambiguous meaning; mysterious; baffling
That cuts or for cutting
Brusque or stern in manner or appearance:
The definition of laconic refers to someone who doesn't talk a lot or uses very few words.
Terse and full of substance or meaning
Unpleasantly forceful or harsh:
Holding a trading position that is inversely related to the price of a security or index:
Lively or energetic; brisk:
Characterized by clear, precise expression in few words; concise and terse:
The definition of summary is a statement presenting the main points.
Having a sharp pungent taste; sour.
Less formal and ceremonious than is usual or expected; informal; familiar
Of considerable length, especially in time; extended:
Sufficiently observing or befitting accepted social usages; polite:
Using only a few words; laconic
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