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Synonyms of terse in English:


  • 1 we were offended by her terse answers
    brief, short, to the point, concise, succinct, crisp, pithy, incisive, trenchant, short and sweet, laconic, elliptical;
    brusque, abrupt, curt, clipped, blunt, pointed, ungracious, gruff
    [Antonyms] long-winded, polite
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