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  1. concisely, briefly, shortly, in brief, in shortadverb

    in a concise manner; in a few words

    "the history is summed up concisely in this book"; "she replied briefly"; "briefly, we have a problem"; "to put it shortly"

    in short, shortly, curtly, concisely, soon, presently, short, briefly, before long

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  1. in brief

    concisely, briefly, in short, in a few words

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  1. Horace:

    Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.

  2. David Grayson:

    Life is too brief. I had a friend whom I intended to know better. Yesterday he died.

  3. Scott Stewart:

    It’s not combat troops that are being sent there, those being sent will gather Intel and likely brief the Cameroon government, as well as, others in the region.

  4. Trey Harrell:

    This would be the type of case the U.S. Attorney’s Office would be interested in, and I can speak to that because in my time there – it was brief – the office would charge, prosecute and sentence these types of cases and public corruption was then and is now still a big push for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of South Carolina, if the need is there for a federal investigation, this certainly is something they would investigate and work all the way through the system to get the results that were necessary.

  5. Gregory Peck:

    I hold no brief for Communists, but I believe in and will defend their right to act independently within the law. I question whether members of the committee are interested in defending our form of government or whether they are attempting to suppress political opinion at odds with their own.


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