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con·cise

 (kən-sīs′)
adj.
Expressing much in few words; clear and succinct.

[Latin concīsus, past participle of concīdere, to cut up : com-, intensive pref.; see com- + caedere, to cut; see kaə-id- in Indo-European roots.]

con·cise′ly adv.
con·cise′ness n.

concise

(kənˈsaɪs)
adj
expressing much in few words; brief and to the point
[C16: from Latin concīsus cut up, cut short, from concīdere to cut to pieces, from caedere to cut, strike down]
conˈcisely adv

con•cise

(kənˈsaɪs)

adj.
expressing much in few words; brief but comprehensive; succinct; terse.
[1580–90; < Latin concīsus cut short, orig. past participle of concīdere to cut up]
con•cise′ly, adv.
syn: concise, succinct, terse refer to speech or writing that uses few words to say much. concise implies that unnecessary details or verbiage have been eliminated: a concise summary of a speech. succinct suggests clarity of expression as well as brevity: praised for her succinct statement of the problem. terse suggests brevity combined with wit or polish to produce particularly effective expression; however, it may also suggest brusqueness: a terse prose style; offended by a terse reply.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.concise - expressing much in few words; "a concise explanation"
taciturn - habitually reserved and uncommunicative
prolix - tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great length; "editing a prolix manuscript"; "a prolix lecturer telling you more than you want to know"

concise

concise

adjective
Marked by or consisting of few words that are carefully chosen:
Translations
مَوْجَزوجيزوَجيز، مُخْتَصَر
stručnýstručný ale výstižný
konciskonsiskortfattet
lyhyt
kratak
gagnorîur
簡潔な
간결한
glaustaiglaustas
kodolīgskoncentrēts
zgoščen
koncis
สั้นกระชับ
cô đọng

concise

[kənˈsaɪs] ADJconciso

concise

[kənˈsaɪs] adj
(= short and to the point) → concis(e)
(= abridged) [edition, version] → abrégé(e)

concise

adjpräzis(e), exakt; concise dictionaryHandwörterbuch nt

concise

[kənˈsaɪs] adjconciso/a

concise

(kənˈsais) adjective
brief but comprehensive. a clear concise statement.
conˈcisely adverb
conˈciseness noun

concise

مَوْجَز stručný koncis präzise συνοπτικός conciso lyhyt concis kratak conciso 簡潔な 간결한 bondig kortfattet zwięzły conciso немногословный koncis สั้นกระชับ kısa ve öz cô đọng 简明的

concise

a. conciso-a; definido-a.