Succinct in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Succinct

brief and to the point | compressed into a tiny area. | (archaic) wrapped by, or as if by a girdle; closely fitting, wound or wrapped or drawn up tightly.

Short Example Sentences for Succinct

  • 1. A succinct and true narrative. 🔊
  • 2. His verbal summary was succinct and accurate. 🔊
  • 3. He began with the succinct statement of what he meant to do. 🔊
  • 4. It is possible to put all that has been urged in a very succinct form. 🔊
  • 5. CHRISTIANITY, A Succinct Account of. 🔊

How to use Succinct in Sentences?

  • 1. Nothing could be more succinct or terse than this description of the catastrophe. 🔊
  • 2. At his invitation she told him her name, and gave a succinct account of her general mode of life. 🔊
  • 3. To get a fair and succinct story, we wrote to Mr. Crawford Wheeler, whose statement follows. 🔊
  • 4. A succinct running account of the situation is kept posted to date under the appropriate heading of the work sheet. 🔊
  • 5. We shall endeavour to give a succinct exposition of this theory, introducing all that is necessary for its full explanation. 🔊
  • 6. And he got another drink to help him listen; for as a rule the ironmaster was only succinct when thoroughly irate. 🔊
  • 7. The abstract form is often much the more succinct and forcible, but for logical treatment it needs to be interpreted in the general form. 🔊
  • 8. The last days of December were generally spent in preparing a succinct statement from these daily entries. 🔊
  • 9. He gave his few, succinct orders for the day, made his hurried meal, and went to the corral for his horse. 🔊
  • 10. Bearing in mind this succinct description of the candidate, Stephen climbed the rickety stairs to the low second story. 🔊
  • 11. We have now given a full, and, as far as we could, a succinct account of the system pursued in the old Singapore jail. 🔊
  • 12. So he gave her a succinct compendium of his famous paper at the British Association, in a form suited for the youthful mind. 🔊
  • 13. The object of this volume is to give a succinct idea of the nature and history of our Ontario School Legislation. 🔊
  • 14. This account of the assassination is taken from a local paper and is graphic, succinct and lacks the sensational elements so common and so lamentable in our own time. 🔊
  • 15. That is a most clear and succinct statement of the whole positive position; and we shall now be able to profit by its clearness, and to see how all that it does is to reveal confusion. 🔊
  • 16. With a succinct phrase of direction to the driver, Serviss complied, taking the front seat, opposite Viola. 🔊
  • 17. Then followed a very interesting succinct biographical sketch of the able lawyer, orator, and legislator whose portrait he was deputed to present to the county. 🔊
  • 18. Even in its more restricted sense it covers a wide range of phenomena, differing so greatly in character that it is not easy to give a definition of the word which shall be at once succinct and accurate. 🔊
  • 19. The second part of this last work, on the "Risks of Reasoning," gives an admirably succinct account of their position. 🔊
  • 20. Partly because he accounted it a crime to take longer than necessary to state your business, and partly because he had stated it so many times, he packed a succinct account of himself into comparatively few phrases. 🔊
  • 21. The poems are introduced by an original memoir, which, without eulogy or anathema, gives a clear and succinct account of that singular and wayward genius. 🔊
  • 22. The second comprises a more than succinct relation of the false charges which the said visitation had encountered, and edicts about which with Christian impiety they had dissembled to him. 🔊