Brief

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Definition

brief: short, concise, succinct
adjective
I'll keep this brief. I'll only tell you what is absolutely necessary.
to brief (someone) on (a situation): to give (someone) instructions or information about (a situation)
verb
to be well briefed to be well informed
a brief: a short document or set of instructions
noun

Pronunciation examples
UK: I'll keep this brief.
US: Bruno briefed Brian on the new proposal.

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