One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘I found my page and there was a photo of myself and underneath it my talents were pithily described.’
- ‘As Judge Roberts pithily pointed out in the hearings, only one justice thought that both of the leading establishment clause cases delivered this last term were correctly decided.’
- ‘Gandhi pithily expressed his deep yearning in 1936 to Maurice Frydman, a Polish engineer, while discussing the village reconstruction movement.’
- ‘Jean-Paul Sartre pithily summed up the French attitude in 1953: ‘America has rabies.’’
- ‘To put it more pithily: ‘Popular speech never needs defending.’’
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