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brief
Used In
Lord of the Flies
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unspecified meaning
  • They flapped at the first of the trees, and the branches grew a brief foliage of fire.
  • There was the sound of a brief tussle and the conch moved to and fro.

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as in: briefed her Define
to give a summary of important information to someone
as in: legal brief Define
a summary of important facts -- especially an opinion of a legal case
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