1 Uncas pressed closer to his side, and regarded the speaker with a look of commendation, while his father expressed his satisfaction by the ordinary pithy exclamation of approbation.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 22
2 When his brief story was ended, the father of the sick woman stepped forth, and, in a few pithy expression, related, in his turn, what he knew.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 27
3 They could always talk; and their discourse, witty, pithy, original, had such charms for me, that I preferred listening to, and sharing in it, to doing anything else.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXXIV