HyperDic: apothegmatic

English > 2 senses of the word apothegmatic:
ADJECTIVEpertapothegmatic, apothegmaticalgiven to or characterized by terse apothegms
allapothegmatic, aphoristic, epigrammaticterse and witty and like a maxim
English > apothegmatic: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaninggiven to or characterized by terse apothegms.
Synonymapothegmatical
Spanishapotegmático
Nounsapothegma short / short pithy instructive saying
English > apothegmatic: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningterse and witty and like a maxim.
Example"much given to apothegmatic instruction"
Synonymsaphoristic, epigrammatic
BroaderconciseExpressing much in few words
Spanishaforístico, epigramático
Nounsapothegma short / short pithy instructive saying

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