- The definition of pithy is language or words that are brief, but meaningful and forceful.
An example of something that might be described as pithy is short, meaningful comments.
pithy definition by Webster's New World
pithy definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adjective pith·i·er, pith·i·est
- Precisely meaningful; forceful and brief: a pithy comment.
- Consisting of or resembling pith.
- pithˈi·ly adverb
- pithˈi·ness noun