GRE Word List

LACONIC

using or involving the use of a minimum of words : concise to the point of seeming rude or mysterious

The meaning of the word laconic is using or involving the use of a minimum of words : concise to the point of seeming rude or mysterious.

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WordMeaning
smatteringsuperficial piecemeal knowledge
improvidentnot provident : not foreseeing and providing for the future
resilientcharacterized or marked by resilience: such as
falsifyto prove or declare false : disprove
amassto collect for oneself : accumulate
bidto offer (a price) whether for payment or acceptance
ascendancygoverning or controlling influence : domination
confinesomething (such as borders or walls) that encloses
maleficentworking or productive of harm or evil : baleful
amphitheateran oval or circular building with rising tiers of seats ranged about an open space and used in ancient Rome especially for contests and spectacles