Learn a new word today. Look for its definition, then write a prose with it. In a year, you’re going to pat yourself on the back having learned 365 words into your vocabulary with firm understanding.
: using few words; expressing much in few words; concise.
: acuteness of mental discernment and soundness of judgment.
: swollen; distended; tumid.
: inflated, overblown, or pompous; bombastic
Do not confuse your prejudice with sagacity. Just because her speech is laconic doesn’t mean she carries around a closed mind. Besides, look at yourself: What good is it to use a turgid language on anyone, especially when you’re judging someone negatively, even before you get to know them?