Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A clever insight.
  • n. A summary or outline; words that summarize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A first view or glance, or the perception or estimation so obtained; an immediate apprehension or insight, appreciative rather than analytic.
  • n. Hence, a brief or detached view; conspectus; sketch.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A first view; a hasty glance; a rapid survey.
  • n. A summary exposition; a brief outline; a sketch.
  • n. A detached view; an isolated perception of or insight into a subject, as into a system of philosophy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a short synopsis

Etymologies

Borrowing from French aperçu. (Wiktionary)

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