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  • adv. briefly, concisely, using a few words to summarise.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. See under Brief, n.
  • n. in a few words; in short; briefly.

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

  • adv. in a concise manner; in a few words


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  • "I'm an underwear model," reported Tom, in brief.

    Courtesy of the smallclothes lobby.

    January 5, 2011