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concise

con·cise

concise

 
 
pronunciation:
kn saIs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: short and to the point; saying much in a few words.
synonyms:
compact, laconic, succinct, terse
antonyms:
diffuse, discursive, garrulous, long-winded, rambling, redundant, verbose, wordy
similar words:
brief, brisk, crisp, curt, incisive, pithy, summary, tight, trenchant
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derivations: concisely (adv.), conciseness (n.), concision (n.)
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