One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a precis of the report’
summary, synopsis, résumé, abstract, outline, summarization, summation
abridgement, digest, condensation, abbreviation, survey, overview, rundown, run-through, sketch
North American wrap-up
rare conspectus, summa, epitome, compendium
1‘another strategy for improving your writing skills is to precis a passage’
summarize, sum up, give a precis of, give a summary of, give a synopsis of, give the main points of
abridge, condense, shorten, synopsize, abstract, outline, compress, abbreviate
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