Definition: brief yet effective
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): succinct, concise
Antonym(s): wordy, lengthy
1. While her pithy response was short, it told me everything I needed to know.
2. The greeting card had a pithy amount of text, but it still managed to convey my fondness for Alan.
3. When you write the summary of your research paper, make sure the paragraph is pithy so the reader can quickly learn the key facts of your inquiry.