Translation of "terse" - English-Spanish dictionary

terse

adjective uk /tɜːs/ us /tɝːs/

using few words, sometimes in a way that seems rude or unfriendly

lacónico, seco
‘Are you feeling any better?’ ‘No!’ was the terse reply.
tersely adverb uk /ˈtɜːs.li/ us /ˈtɝː-/
terseness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈtɜːs.nəs/ us /ˈtɝː-/

(Translation of “terse” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)