Compact and Prolix


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Compact adjective – Marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning.
Usage example: compact prose without a single wasted word

Prolix is an antonym for compact in concise topic.
Nearby Words: compacted, compactness, compacting, compaction, compactor
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Prolix adjective – Using or containing more words than necessary to express an idea.
Usage example: a person known for habitually transforming brief anecdotes into prolix sagas that exhaust their listeners

Compact is an antonym for prolix.
Nearby Word: prolixity
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