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English definition of “concise”

concise

adjective     /kənˈsaɪs/
short and clear, expressing what needs to be said without unnecessary words: Make your answers clear and concise.Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive concisely     /-li/ adverb Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive conciseness     /-nəs/ noun [U] (also concision, /-ˈsɪʒ.ən/ )
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