succinct meaning

[ sək'siŋkt ] Pronunciation:   "succinct" in a sentence
Adjective: succinct (succincter,succinctest)  suk'singkt
  1. Briefly giving the gist of something
    "succinct comparisons"
    - compendious, compact, summary

Derived forms: succincter, succinctest

See also: concise, succinctness

Examples

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  1. the last paragraph is a succinct summary.
  2. the last paragraph is a succinct summary.
  3. the recital was succinct and impressive.
  4. milton summarizes the people's case in many such succinct passages.
  5. deerslayer then commenced a succinct but clear narrative of all that occurred during the night.

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