- The definition of brevity is defined as the quality of being brief.
An example of brevity is a point made quickly and clearly.
- the quality of being brief; shortness of time
- the quality of being concise; terseness
Origin: Classical Latin brevitas ; from brevis, brief
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- The quality or state of being brief in duration.
- Concise expression; terseness.
Origin: Latin brevitās, from brevis, short; see brief.