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summing-up

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a short statement of the main points
  • there's no time to get into all the details, so could you give me a quick summing-up?

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summing up

verb
present participle of sum up

Synonyms & Antonyms of summing up (Entry 2 of 2)

to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report)
  • in summing up the evidence against the defendant, the district attorney presented fact after damning fact

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“Summing-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/summing-up. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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