Definitions for précispreɪˈsi, ˈpreɪ si; -ˈsiz, -siz

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. outline, synopsis, abstract, precis(verb)

    a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory

  2. precis(verb)

    make a summary (of)

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Precis(noun)

    a concise or abridged statement or view; an abstract; a summary

  2. Origin: [F. See Precise.]

Anagrams of précis »

  1. cripes, prices

  2. prices

  3. cripes


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