English adjective: summary
|1.||summary performed speedily and without formality|
|Samples||A summary execution.|
|2.||summary briefly giving the gist of something|
|Samples||A short and compendious book.|
A compact style is brief and pithy.
A summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject.
|Synonyms||compact, compendious, succinct|
English noun: summary
|1.||summary (communication) a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form|
|Samples||He gave a summary of the conclusions.|
|Narrower (hyponym)||abridgement, abridgment, abstract, argument, capitulation, capsule, compendium, condensation, conspectus, curriculum vitae, CV, line score, literary argument, outline, overview, precis, resume, resume, roundup, rundown, sketch, summation, summing up, survey, synopsis|