Brevity: Synonyms and Antonyms


( Noun )

The beauty of her communication is its






Contextual Examples:

The short size of the committee has made its President, run the local affairs, in an arbitrary manner.

In précis writing, the matter remaining concise is of the utmost importance.

The period of the training was so short that all the participants felt sorry for its being brief.

He is famous for the brevity of his speeches.

His statements were detailed yet succinct.




Addle headed

Contextual Examples:

His ideas are good but his style is so loquacious, his writings get confused.

His habit of non-stop speech during his walking hours has made him addle headed.

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