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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Terseness and economy in writing and speaking achieved by expressing a great deal in just a few words.

Usage examples (30)
  • Your descriptions are beautiful, so is your conciseness.
  • He spoke with great fluency and with astonishing conciseness.
  • How does the use of adverbs contribute to the conciseness of language?
  • The style of Tacitus is, perhaps, noted principally for its conciseness. for more
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