Overview

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Definition

an overview: an outline, a summary, a synopsis
noun
To give you an overview, the company is bankrupt and you have been charged with fraud. That's the main idea; I'll give you the details later.

Examples

  • "I will be giving a brief financial overview of what's happened over the last year at the company."
  • "Operational Market Overview"
  • "I will be presenting a brief overview of the quarterly growth results, as well as handing out materials giving the exact breakdown of figures."
  • "Trey : She gave me a general overview, but nothing concrete."
  • "Bruno : So I'm wondering if we could do a quick overview of our office."

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