The single word was terse and the eyes reflected sincerity.
I could tell by her terse response Molly was nearby.
"I hadn't thought about it," was her terse reply before hanging up.
The sound of thrown objects, yells, and stomps were followed by Ginger Dawkins's terse announcement that she was moving to the Beaumont, alone, thank you.
Dean leaned over his stepfather's shoulder to read the terse response.
The translator was dead and picked up none of the men's terse discussion.
"Working on it," came the terse response.
His terse voice followed her.
His tone was terse, and yet laced with excitement.
Now, she was edgy and terse with him.
She glanced up sharply, but his terse tone and sober expression were belied by the twinkle in those gray-green eyes.
"Maybe I've got a hot date with a Guardian," she said in the terse silence between them.
He was an able, terse, forcible speaker, master of bitter sarcasm, irony, stinging ridicule, and, less often used, good-humoured wit.
He expressed himself in a terse and vigorous style.
These outbursts, very terse and enigmatic, are charged with religious emotion, and turn often on some subtle point of Arahatship, that is, of the Buddhist ideal of life.
Its terse, epigrammatic phrases sink into the fibre of the mind, and are a healthy warning against crude, immature generalization.