- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||a brief summary, usu. of a written text; condensation.
Having read only the précis and not the article in its entirety, he was in no position to discuss the details of the study.
- abstract, brief, conspectus, summary, synopsis
- similar words:
- abridgment, compendium, epitome, outline, overview
||abbreviation, abridgment, argument