Conciseness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Conciseness

The property of being concise, succinctness.

Short Example Sentences for Conciseness

  • 1. Of Tacitus likewise is conciseness a well-known merit. 🔊

How to use Conciseness in Sentences?

  • 1. His telegrams in consequence were celebrated more for their conciseness than their clarity. 🔊
  • 2. To study clearness and conciseness on a subject like this was not, however, an easy task. 🔊
  • 3. The use of the pen tends to give clearness and conciseness to the speaker's style. 🔊
  • 4. Tourgeneff carried his desire for conciseness so far that he seems always to be experimenting to see how much of his story he may leave out. 🔊
  • 5. The short sentence is the most important step toward brevity, terseness, conciseness and clear thinking. 🔊
  • 6. One of Hearn's dangers was discursiveness, or want of conciseness and intensity. 🔊
  • 7. Ingleby did so, though the narrative was distinctly tame in its unvarnished conciseness until he came to his meeting with Esmond. 🔊
  • 8. Thereupon she threw away her cigarette, wrote five letters with extraordinary despatch and undepartmental conciseness of style, and went to have tea in the canteen. 🔊
  • 9. A common violation of conciseness is the presentation of a single complex idea, step by step, in a series of sentences or independent clauses which might to advantage be combined into one. 🔊
  • 10. She spoke with a swift conciseness that omitted no point and made the story plain, for there was a high spirit in the girl, and a tangible peril that could be grappled with had a bracing effect on her. 🔊