Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Brief; concise; having short clauses or sentences.
  • In music, relating to a comma.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having short clauses or sentences; brief; concise.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having short clauses or sentences; brief; concise.

Etymologies

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Latin commaticus, from Ancient Greek. See comma.

Examples

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  • Divided into short lines; divided with commas. (from Phrontistery)

    May 24, 2008

  • I can't, really, imagine, well, envisage, I suppose, what this is.

    July 26, 2008