The trick with policy is to communicate complex ideas in concise, common-sense terms.
All commanders will state that my report writing was always clear, concise, and impeccable.
The sharp and swift fall makes for a concise case study on the impact of reputation on a personal brand.
But on the stand this week, she stuck to a concise version of events.
It makes a concise public argument for deferring deficit reduction until durable growth resumes.
The ideas are clear-cut and concise; the melody and harmony distinctive and strikingly characteristic.
The lawyer aroused himself to make a concise statement of the case.
There is not much that can be added to his own concise description of the simple life he led at home.
"It is Miss Laura's piano," is the concise answer, and no more is said.
And being alone, he is not concise, but garrulous and discursive.