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brief
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Franny and Zooey
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  • Lane gave his Martini glass a brief glance, then looked back at Franny.
  • Then, when there was no immediate response: "I suppose Bessie’s been briefing you by the hour.

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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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