Hindi translation of 'brief'
brief /briːf ब्रीफ़्/
Word forms: briefer, briefest, briefs, briefing, briefed
Something that is brief lasts for only a short time.
She once made a brief appearance on television.
...a brief statement.
a brief appearance/conversation/speech
a brief pause/period/respite/visit
a brief statement/description/history/report
SIMILAR WORDSfleeting, short, concise
2. adjective after link verb
If you are brief, you say what you want to say in as few words as possible.
I hope to be brief and to the point.
3. plural noun
Men's or women's underpants can be referred to as briefs.
छोटा पैंट mn
4. transitive verb
If someone briefs you, they give you information or instructions that you need.
The Prime Minister has been briefed by her parliamentary aides.
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Example Sentences Including 'brief'
But the road was narrow and the offside wheels were on to the grass verge in the brief moment before he regained full control.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
By the end they'd hammered out a brief for a research paper.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
A brief flash of light caught her eye, from somewhere over near the tree.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
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'brief' in Other Languages
- Arabic: وَجيز
- Brazilian Portuguese: breve
- Chinese: 简短的
- Croatian: kratak kratka
- Czech: krátký
- Danish: kort
- Dutch: kort
- European Spanish: breve
- Finnish: lyhyt
- French: bref brève
- German: kurz
- Greek: σύντομος σύντομη
- Italian: breve
- Japanese: 短い
- Korean: 잠시의
- Norwegian: kort
- Polish: zwięzły zwięzła
- Portuguese: breve
- Romanian: scurt scurt, scurtă, scurți, scurte
- Russian: недолгий недолгая
- Spanish: breve
- Swedish: kort
- Thai: อย่างสั้น
- Turkish: kısa
- Ukrainian: короткий
- Vietnamese: ngắn gọn
Translation of brief from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary