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Definition of "conciseness" [con•cise•ness]

  • The property of being concise, succinctness. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "conciseness" in a sentence
  • "Mauriac remains unequalled in conciseness and expressive force of language; his prose can in a few suggestive lines shed light on the most complex and difficult things."
  • "We often mistake talking for a long time with being persuasive, but if you’re in a debate or other situation where you need to persuade others of your point of view, conciseness is often a more worthy aim."
  • "Dar sees the influence of Levin the director on her work in the attribute of conciseness, that is, “the ability to create an [entire] atmosphere using one effect” (Haaretz, March 22, 1989)."