The definition of pithy is language or words that are brief, but meaningful and forceful.adjective
An example of something that might be described as pithy is short, meaningful comments.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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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