Definition of pithy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpɪθi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪθi//
(approving) (pithier, pithiest)
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(of a comment, piece of writing, etc.) short but expressed well and full of meaning a pithy observation The book is full of pithy observations about how we behave when we travel abroad. a pithy advertising slogan
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pithy