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English definition of “succinct”

succinct

adjective     /səkˈsɪŋkt/ approving
said in a clear and short way; expressing what needs to be said without unnecessary words: Keep your letter succinct and to the point .Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive succinctly     /-li/ adverb I thought she expressed her feelings most succinctly in the meeting .Not saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive succinctness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
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