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pithy
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
concise (said in few words), but full of meaning
  • Then, his preaching was ingenious and pithy, like the preaching of the English Church in its robust age, and his sermons were delivered without book.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (53% in)

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