Definitions of brevity

  1. Contraction into few words; conciseness. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Shortness in speech, writing, or style; conciseness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Shortness: conciseness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Shortness; conciseness; contained in few words. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for brevity

  1. He looked the editor merely, and spoke with a business- like brevity – Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  2. " Strike," declared one of the men, with becoming brevity – Lifted Masks Stories by Susan Glaspell