Definition of 'concise'
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It's so clear and concise. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You want to make it clear and concise. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Concise and clear presentation of information is essential if performance management is to bite. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Use clear and concise column headings. A Short Guide to Writing About Science (1995)We now have a clear and concise set of food standards which are easier for cooks to follow and less expensive to enforce. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Ten songs over 38 minutes makes for a concise record with little slack. The Sun (2009)He had put their objective on a whiteboard: to understand concise writing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You will have to be able to write memos and reports that are clear, concise and persuasive. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)It is a frequent criticism of academics that they find it difficult to say things in a manner which is either concise or direct. Christianity Today (2000) Make concise and constructive requests. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)Keep revising your beginning until it is direct, concise, and interesting. A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)This is a concise and clear account of the case against the Conservative Party. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The voiceover is English accented, clear and concise. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's clear, concise and easy to follow. The Sun (2013)If email is essential, such as for remote workers, then be clear and concise. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The writing is concise, uncluttered, clear. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What they want is the capacity to write relatively short reports in clear, concise English that does not contain awful howlers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The preamble, no less clear and concise, also leaves little room for doubt about what is and is not acceptable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'concise'
British English: concise /kənˈsaɪs/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is concise gives all the necessary information in a very brief form.
The text is concise and informative.
- American English: concise
- Arabic: مَوْجَز
- Brazilian Portuguese: conciso
- Chinese: 简明的
- Croatian: kratak
- Czech: stručný
- Danish: koncis
- Dutch: bondig
- European Spanish: conciso
- Finnish: lyhyt suppea
- French: concis
- German: präzise
- Greek: συνοπτικός
- Italian: conciso
- Japanese: 簡潔な
- Korean: 간결한
- Norwegian: kortfattet
- Polish: zwięzły
- European Portuguese: conciso
- Romanian: concis
- Russian: немногословный
- Spanish: conciso
- Swedish: koncis
- Thai: สั้นกระชับ
- Turkish: kısa ve öz
- Ukrainian: стислий
- Vietnamese: cô đọng
Definition of concise from the Collins English Dictionary
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