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conciseadjective

us   /kənˈsɑɪs/
expressing what needs to be said without unnecessary words; short and clear: She wrote up a concise summary of the day’s events.
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conciseadjective

uk   /kənˈsaɪs/ us   /kənˈsaɪs/
concisely
adverb uk   /kənˈsaɪs.li/ us   /kənˈsaɪs.li/
conciseness
noun [U] uk   /kənˈsaɪs.nəs/ us   /kənˈsaɪs.nəs/ also concision, uk   /-ˈsɪʒ.ən/ us  
(Definition of concise from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “concise”
in Vietnamese ngắn gọn…
in Spanish conciso…
in Malaysian ringkas lagi padat…
in Thai สั้นกระชับ…
in French concis…
in German prägnant…
in Chinese (Traditional) 簡潔的, 簡明的, 簡練的…
in Russian краткий…
in Turkish özlü, kapsamlı, kısaltılmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 简洁的, 简明的, 简练的…
in Indonesian ringkas…
in Polish zwięzły, mały, krótki…
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