laconic

(redirected from laconically)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Bible relates laconically that Jacob arrived at Shechem shalem--whole (Gen.
Lead surveyor and KPMG's national forensic director, Camilla Singh, hailed the lower member-fraud percentage as an achievement for the industry, but laconically described the healthcare provider fraud spike as 'really interesting'.
Soames laconically confesses in voiceover," Like a good American I kept my head down and remained neutral.
When I mentioned the bad historic connotation of the expression, he laconically replied: "the army has enough to deal with.
In other words: there's no reverse gear," says Ernst, who is also a professor at the University of Zurich, laconically.
As the CAMRA guide states laconically, the Albion is "a music venue on Saturday night, but, if you don't like music, you can go and play in the park opposite".
This also applies lo his latest artistic accomplishment, released by the prestigious EMI label and laconically titled "Masek / Martinu", in which Michal Masek strives to link Martinu's musical and visual legacies.
He laconically ripped another strip of gum from its foil and concentrated on securing his favourite result, a 1-0 win.
In a letter to a friend, he laconically described a 1917 attack on the railroad: "The whole job took ten minutes, and they lost 70 killed, 30 wounded and 80 prisoners.
It was the beginning of what Truscott described laconically as "four eventful years.
A little red-orange creature travels laconically, whimsically, through the pages.
As for the costs to the private sector, the analysis laconically reports, "CBO cannot estimate the cost to private entities of those provisions.