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Meaning of PRECIS

Pronunciation:  prey'see

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory
  2. [v]  make a precis (of)
 

PRECIS is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: abstract, outline, synopsis
 
 See Also: apercu, brief, epitome, resume, sum up, summarise, summarize, summary

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abbreviation, abbreviature, abrege, abridgment, abstract, apocope, brief, capsule, compend, compression, condensation, condensed version, conspectus, curtailment, digest, draft, elision, ellipsis, epitome, foreshortening, head, outline, overview, pandect, recap, recapitulation, reduction, retrenchment, review, rubric, shortened version, shortening, skeleton, sketch, summary, summation, survey, syllabus, syncope, synopsis, telescoping, thumbnail sketch, topical outline, truncation
 

 

 

 

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