summary

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsʌməri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsʌməri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sumə rē)


Inflections of 'summary' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": summaries
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summary

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [news, meeting, incident, match] summary
  2. a [daily, nightly, weekly] summary
  3. a [brief, quick, short] summary
  4. a [detailed, general, comprehensive] summary
  5. an hourly summary (of the news)
  6. [give, present, offer, publish, write] a summary
  7. [hand, turn] in a summary (to)
  8. and in summary
  9. a summary of the [book, play, movie, project, progress, news]
adj
  1. need a summary report by [tomorrow]
  2. summary meeting [notes, report]
  3. [in, to, during] a summary hearing
  4. a summary [dismissal, trial]
  5. write a summary [paper, page, paragraph]
  6. according to the summary [information, details, results, statistics]
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