summary noun

ADJ. accurate, apt, clear, excellent, fair, good, useful Is that a fair summary of the situation? | comprehensive, detailed, full | general, overall | brief, concise, quick, short | bald, crude | financial, statistical | news, plot Details of new titles, with plot summaries, are included in the catalogue.

VERB + SUMMARY make, prepare, write Could you make a short summary of this article for me? | give (sb), provide (sb with), supply (sb with) He has provided a useful summary of the main categories.

SUMMARY + NOUN sheet, table | report, statement

PREP. in ~ In summary, his views are out of date. | in a/the ~ She decided not to include this incident in her summary of the day's events.

PHRASES in summary form The information is shown in summary form in the following tables.