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gist

noun

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  1. the central part or aspect of something under consideration didn't catch every word between them, but heard enough to get the gist of the conversation Synonyms of gist bottom line, bull's-eye, centerpiece, core, essence, crux, heart, kernel, keynote, meat, meat and potatoes, net, nub, nubbin, nucleus, pith, pivot, point, root, sumWords Related to gist course, direction, drift, tenor; body, content, substance; hypothesis, proposition, purport, subject, theme, thesis

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