Sharp; incisive; to the point, as an epigram
The definition of concise is expressing briefly and clearly.
The definition of turgid is something swollen or bloated, or language or style that is designed to show-off.
Made of fustian
Marked by or given to extravagant, often tasteless display.
Easily seen through because of a lack of subtlety; transparent:
Given to oratory
The definition of ornate is heavily decorated, very elaborate or showy.
Short in time, duration, length, or extent.
Containing or given to the use of epigrams.
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
The definition of pompous is someone who has excessive self-esteem.
Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
The definition of terse is language that is brief and to the point.
Find another word for sententious. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sententious, like: pointed, concise, aphoristic, bombastic, pretentious, turgid, fustian, showy, obvious, oratorical and ornate.