concise and full of meaning
"welcomed her pithy comments"; "the peculiarly sardonic and sententious style in which Don Luis composed his epigrams"- Hervey Allen
Concise and meaningful.
Of, like, or abounding in pith.
consisting wholly, or in part, of pith; abounding in pith; as, a pithy stem; a pithy fruit
having nervous energy; forceful; cogent
Lacking substance, hollow, patronizing, of little value i.e. a “pithy” comment.
I found her response to be rather pithy, bereft of any substance or value.Submitted by anonymous on October 18, 2018
The numerical value of pithy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of pithy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of pithy in a Sentence
Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
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- moelleux, bref, sommaire, succint, concisFrench
- sugosa, sugosoItalian
- rijk aan merg, bondig, kernachtig, mergachtig, beknoptDutch
- mergfull, fyndigNorwegian Nynorsk
- fyndig, margfullNorwegian
- zwięzły, trafnyPolish
- lacónico, conciso, sentenciosoPortuguese
- сжатый, ёмкийRussian
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