An example of succinct is a short slogan like “Just do it.”
An example of succinct is a person who only answers with yes or no.
A succinct reply; a succinct style.
Origin of succinct
- Middle English succincte girt from Old French from Latin succīnctus past participle of succingere to gird from below sub- sub- cingere to gird kenk- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition