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terse
used in Killing Kennedy

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using words sparingly

(Depending upon the context, this can have a negative connotation of minimizing social interaction due to ill feelings.)
  • The president's official statement on the matter was a terse "His brother prefers that this matter be decided by the people of Massachusetts and that the president should not become involved."
    p. 110.7

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