compendious, compact, succinct, summary(adj)
briefly giving the gist of something
"a short and compendious book"; "a compact style is brief and pithy"; "succinct comparisons"; "a summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject"
brief and to the point; having characteristics of both brevity and clarity.
compressed into a tiny area.
wrapped by, or as if by a girdle; closely fitting, wound or wrapped or drawn up tightly.
Origin: From succinctus, perfect passive participle of succingo, from sub + cingo.
girded or tucked up; bound; drawn tightly together
compressed into a narrow compass; brief; concise
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
suk-singkt′, adj. short: concise.—adv. Succinct′ly.—ns. Succinct′ness; Succinctō′rium, a band embroidered with an Agnus Dei, worn hanging from the girdle by the pope on some occasions. [L. succinctus—sub, up, cingĕre, to gird.]
The numerical value of succinct in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of succinct in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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That was a perfect, succinct performance.
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- succintCatalan, Valencian
- zhuštěný, stručnýCzech
- kompakt, knapp, bündig, prägnant, lapidar, kurzGerman
- συνοπτικός, λακωνικός, περιληπτικόςGreek
- succinctus, succinctaLatin
- концизен, краток, содржаенMacedonian
- compact, bondigDutch
- treściwy, zwięzłyPolish
- сжа́тый, ёмкий, кра́ткийRussian
- yoğun, sıkı, muhtasar, özlü, mücmel, vecizTurkish
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