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Brevity


In dictionary for phrase Brevity was found total 2 words.

Pronunciation:

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brevity stručnost n:
Brevity Stručnost

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Brevity

Definition:

BrevityShortness of duration; briefness of time; as, the brevity of human life.
BrevityContraction into few words; conciseness.

Synonyms:

briefness, transience,
briefness, transience, duration, length, terseness,

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Number of lists: 2
(noun) terseness (generic term)
(noun) briefness|transience|duration (generic term)|length (generic term)

Antonyms:

Nothing antonyms found for term: Brevity

 Flag United states of America round flag English explanatory dictionary

n. 1 economy of expression; conciseness. 2 shortness (of time etc.) (the brevity of happiness). [AF brevet÷, OF brievet÷ f. bref BRIEF],

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Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
brevity nounshortness of duration; especially shortness or conciseness of expression

Use phrase in quotation

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Marcus Tullius Cicero Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Marcus Tullius Cicero Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.