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1. brief

adjective. ['ˈbriːf'] of short duration or distance.

Antonyms

  • representational

Etymology

  • brief (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • brevis (Latin)

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2. brief

adjective. ['ˈbriːf'] concise and succinct.

Antonyms

  • concreteness

Etymology

  • brief (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • brevis (Latin)

3. brief

noun. ['ˈbriːf'] a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case.

Synonyms

  • official document
  • instrument
  • legal instrument
  • amicus curiae brief
  • legal brief

Antonyms

  • outfield
  • sufficient
  • courteous
  • provident

Etymology

  • brief (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • brevis (Latin)

4. brief

adjective. ['ˈbriːf'] (of clothing) very short.

Synonyms

  • abbreviated

Antonyms

  • concrete
  • tangible

Etymology

  • brief (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • brevis (Latin)

5. brief

verb. ['ˈbriːf'] give essential information to someone.

Synonyms

  • apprize
  • apprise

Antonyms

  • mindful
  • unbreakable
  • voluble

Etymology

  • brief (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • brevis (Latin)

6. brief

noun. ['ˈbriːf'] a condensed written summary or abstract.

Synonyms

  • precis
  • outline
  • synopsis

Antonyms

  • applied
  • decrease
  • depreciate
  • tall

Etymology

  • brief (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • brevis (Latin)

Example sentences of the word amicus-curiae-brief


1. Noun Phrase
An amicus curiae brief, or amicus brief, is a legal opinion from someone outside a court case who is offering advice to the court about the case.

2. Noun Phrase
Here, the Securities and Exchange Commission filed the amicus curiae brief, which appears on page 19 of the case abbreviated "Wilko v.

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