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- adv. In a terse manner, given to using few words.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a laconic manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Briefly; concisely: as, a sentiment laconically expressed.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a dry laconic manner
From Laconia, the section of ancient Greece the Spartans came from, who were notoriously short of speech. (Wiktionary)