Concise and Lengthy


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Concise adjective – Marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning.
Lengthy is an antonym for concise in topics: brief, short.
Nearby Words: conciseness, concision, concisely
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Lengthy adjective – Of great extent from end to end.
Concise is an antonym for lengthy in very long topic.
Nearby Words: lengthen, length, lengthily
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speech concise speech lengthy speech
description concise description lengthy description
story concise story lengthy story
explanation concise explanation lengthy explanation
Other nouns: dialogue, discussion, speeches, arcs.
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Lengthy or Concise. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2020.

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