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conciseness

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Synonyms and Antonyms of conciseness

  1. 1 the condition of being short we were disappointed by the unexpected conciseness of the presentation, since we wanted more details Synonyms of conciseness briefness, brevity, shortnessWords Related to conciseness abbreviation, abridgment (or abridgement), compression, condensation, contraction, curtailment; decreasing, diminishing, lessening, reducing, shortening, shrinking; abruptness, brusqueness, curtness; compendiousness, crispness, laconism, pithiness, succinctness, tautness, terseness; littleness, minuteness, smallness, tininessNear Antonyms of conciseness extensiveness; elongating, elongation, extending, extension, prolongation, prolonging, protraction, stretching; expansion, growth, spread; diffuseness, garrulousness, long-windedness, prolixity, talkativeness, talkiness, verboseness, volubility, wordiness; bigness, bulkiness, greatness, heftiness, largenessAntonyms of conciseness lengthiness

  2. 2 the quality or state of being marked by or using only few words to convey much meaning many have admired the restrained conciseness of Emily Dickinson's poetry Synonyms of conciseness brevity, briefness, compactness, succinctness, concision, crispness, pithiness, sententiousness, tersenessWords Related to conciseness abruptness, bluntness, brusqueness, curtness, shortnessNear Antonyms of conciseness periphrasis, pleonasm, redundancy, repetitiousness, repetitiveness, tautologyAntonyms of conciseness diffuseness, long-windedness, prolixity, verbosity, wordiness


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