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noun as in reporting


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I spent a lot of time—both in media appearances and editorials—summarizing the central arguments in my book.

The Sermon on the Mount offers a unique blend of western and eastern thought, summarizing his ideas.

By summarizing these different episodes, it becomes more and more clear that it is hard work and lots of hours.

But here he is, “summarizing the action of a film largely devoid of action” during the market economy of 2012.

Toward the end of the interview, I asked him what quote he would like to lead the chapter summarizing his political philosophy.

Later on, I hoped to write a book summarizing the changing social conditions as I had found them.

I will conclude my account of these nuclei by briefly summarizing the points I have arrived at in reference to them.

Everywhere we find the same aptitude for summarizing the distinctive characteristics of a species.

A paragraph outline is a series of sentences summarizing the thought of successive paragraphs in a composition.

The dash may be used near the end of a sentence, before a summarizing statement or an afterthought.

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On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to summarizing, such as: broadcasting, coverage, announcing, describing, informing, and journalism.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.