summarise
British variant of summarize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • summarise — British English spelling of SUMMARIZE (Cf. summarize); for suffix, see IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Summarised; summarising …   Etymology dictionary

  • summarise — (Brit.) v. present in a condensed form, list the main points in a brief and comprehensive manner, sum up; be a summary of (also summarize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • summarise — verb /ˈsʌməˌraɪz/ a) To prepare a summary of something Jim was asked to summarise the document by Wednesday. b) To give a recapitulation of the salient facts; to recapitulate or review After …   Wiktionary

  • summarise — v. (D; tr.) to summarise for (she summarised the plot for the class) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • summarise — summary ► NOUN (pl. summaries) ▪ a brief statement of the main points of something. ► ADJECTIVE 1) dispensing with needless details or formalities. 2) Law (of a judicial process) conducted without the customary legal formalities. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • summarise — sum|ma|rise [ sʌmə,raız ] a British spelling of summarize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • summarise — UK [ˈsʌməraɪz] / US [ˈsʌməˌraɪz] summarize …   English dictionary

  • summarise — /ˈsʌməraɪz/ (say sumuhruyz) verb (t) (summarised, summarising) 1. to make a summary of; state or express in a concise form. 2. to constitute a summary of. Also, summarize. –summarisation /sʌməraɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say sumuhruy zayshuhn), noun –summariser …   Australian English dictionary

  • summarise — verb 1. give a summary (of) he summed up his results I will now summarize • Syn: ↑sum up, ↑summarize, ↑resume • Derivationally related forms: ↑resume …   Useful english dictionary

  • summarised — summarise (Brit.) v. present in a condensed form, list the main points in a brief and comprehensive manner, sum up; be a summary of (also summarize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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