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English definition of “laconic”

laconic

adjective     /ləˈkɒn.ɪk/ US  /-ˈkɑː.nɪk/ formal
using very few words to express what you mean: She had a laconic wit.Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive laconically     /ləˈkɒn.ɪ.kəl.i/ US  /-ˈkɑː.nɪ-/ adverb
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