Definitions For Brief


  • A condensed written summary or abstract
  • A document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case
  • A brief statement or report
  • A document that states the facts a lawyer plans to use in a court case
  • Instructions that explain what a person is supposed to do


  • Give essential information to someone
  • To give information or instructions to (someone)


  • Concise and succinct
  • (of clothing) very short
  • Of short duration or distance

Is Brief a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Brief is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Brief in a Sentence

  • The meeting will be brief.
  • The essay is brief but thorough enough.
  • A few brief words of caution
  • Her brief is to manage the company's sales department.
  • A one-page brief of the intelligence report
  • The captain briefed the crew on the new safety procedures.
  • The President has been briefed by his advisers.

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