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synonyms for conciseness

  • concision
  • condensation
  • crispness
  • curtness
  • economy
  • ephemerality
  • impermanence
  • pithiness
  • pointedness
  • succinctness
  • terseness
  • transience
  • transitoriness
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antonyms for conciseness

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  • lengthiness
  • longevity
  • permanence
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How to use conciseness in a sentence

In point of artistic unity he is superior to Livy and equal to Thucydides, whom he resembles in conciseness of style.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
It is devoid of all merit whether of literary beauty or of logical conciseness and brevity.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
Colonel Broadcastle was not accustomed to mince matters, when the occasion demanded brevity and conciseness.
THE LIEUTENANT-GOVERNORGUY WETMORE CARRYL
The candour and rich conciseness of this review, embraces the whole magic of the art, as respects landscape gardening.
ON THE PORTRAITS OF ENGLISH AUTHORS ON GARDENING,SAMUEL FELTON
The use of diminutives has a tendency to give conciseness to the language.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
“My sister has given birth to a son, and lies at the point of death,” she said with her unsparing conciseness, but not harshly.
THE SQUIRREL-CAGEDOROTHY CANFIELD
The processes and methods of this kind of a library must in their nature be conducive to rapidity and conciseness of service.
PAPERS AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRTY-FOURTH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION HELD AT OTTAWA, CANADA JUNE 26-JULY 2, 1912VARIOUS
You will note that this speech has the rare quality of conciseness.
TALKS ON TALKINGGRENVILLE KLEISER
I still see poems in the papers whose clearness, conciseness and sublimity betray his master hand.
WALTER PIETERSEMULTATULI
The second line falls short of the conciseness of the original by transposing the object of impregnates into the third.
ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 20, NO. 118, AUGUST, 1887VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CONCISENESS

  • conciseness
  • concision
  • condensation
  • crispness
  • curtness
  • economy
  • ephemerality
  • impermanence
  • pithiness
  • pointedness
  • succinctness
  • terseness
  • transience
  • transitoriness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.