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1

conCise

using few words in speaking or writing

簡潔な

2

laCOnic

using few words in speech

言葉数の少ない、簡潔な

3

Pithy

brief and full of meaning and substance; concise

簡にして要を得た

4

quiEscent

quiet; still; inactive

静止[休止]した

5

REticent

not talking much; reserved

無口な、寡黙な、話したがらない

6

sucCinct

clearly and briefly stated; concise

簡潔な、簡明な

7

TAciturn

silent; sparing of words; close-mouthed

無口な、寡黙な、話したがらない

sparing: 控えがちな、倹約な



8

terse

using only the words that are needed to make the point; very concise, sometimes to the point of rudeness

そっけない、簡潔な

9

BRevity

briefness or conciseness in speech or writing

簡潔さ