• (RP) IPA: /ləˈkɒnɪk/
  • (America) IPA: /ləˈkɑnɪk/


  1. Using as few words as possible; pithy and concise.
    • August 17, 1736, Alexander Pope, letter to Jonathan Swift
      I grow laconick even beyond laconicism; for sometimes I return only yes, or no, to questionary or petitionary epistles of half a yard long.
    • His sense was strong and his style laconic.
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