Friday, May 20, 2011

pithy

pithy [ PITH-ee ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 terse; concise, forceful and full of meaning
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The editorial made a pithy observation about the lifestyles of the politicians and the causes they espouse.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The answers to that string of questions can be summed up with one pithy little word: no.