expressing much in few words
"a concise explanation"
brief, yet including all important information
Origin: From concisus, from concidere, from caedere.
expressing much in a few words; condensed; brief and compacted; -- used of style in writing or speaking
Concise is a municipality in the district of Jura-Nord Vaudois in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kon-sīs′, adj. cut short: brief.—v.t. (Milt.) to mutilate.—adv. Concise′ly.—ns. Concise′ness, the quality of being concise: terseness [Fr.,—L. concidĕre, concisum, from con, and cædĕre, to cut.]
To use text, words and language that are necessary, simple and vital.
The Government reports were concise, easy to read and understand and only a few pages long so easily digestible.
The numerical value of concise in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of concise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Vigorous writing is concise.
It's a slimmer silhouette -- much more concise and much more grown-up, it isn't a granola look, as one might say.
A clear, concise message that solved a need was key to those first sales, once I had the trust of my customers, the rest was history.
When presenting on-camera, shorter messages tend to work best. One of the most powerful but overlooked tools for concise on-camera communication is the teleprompter. Teleprompters keep you on point and on message.
I get better responses quicker than by picking up the phone, it’s partly because you can use smiley faces and not be so angry, which comes out over the phone in your tone of voice. At 140 characters, you have to be more concise and to the point.
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- стегнат, кратъкBulgarian
- concísCatalan, Valencian
- prägnant, kurz, bündig, knapp, konzisGerman
- conciso, breve, sucintoSpanish
- lyhytsanainen, ytimekäsFinnish
- pongailScottish Gaelic
- תמציתית, תמציתיHebrew
- bondig, beknoptDutch
- lakoniczny, zwięzłyPolish
- sucinto, concisoPortuguese
- kortfattad, koncisSwedish
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