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1. pithy

adjective. ['ˈpɪθi'] concise and full of meaning.

Synonyms

  • concise

Antonyms

  • unpretentious
  • voluble

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pith (English)
  • piþa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Pithy

  • smithey
  • withey

Example sentences of the word pithy


1. Adjective
Citrus fruits should have the peel and pithy bitter white part inside the peel removed before juicing.

2. Noun, singular or mass
If you keep your writing pithy, you’ll probably keep your readers laughing.

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