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English definition of “concise”

concise

adjective
 
 
/kənˈsaɪs/
FEW WORDS giving a lot of information clearly in a few wordsNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot being friendlyDigressing and being indirect or evasive
BOOK A concise book is small: a concise history of FranceSmallExtremely small
concisely adverb conciseness noun [U]
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