Meaning of “laconic” in the English Dictionary

"laconic" in British English

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laconicadjective

uk /ləˈkɒn.ɪk/ us /ləˈkɑː.nɪk/ formal

(Definition of “laconic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"laconic" in American English

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laconicadjective

us /ləˈkɑn·ɪk/

using very few words to express what you mean:

“I might,” was the laconic reply.

(Definition of “laconic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)