Definition Of brief
a concise statement or summary.
their comments were cribbed right from industry briefs
instruct or inform (someone) thoroughly, especially in preparation for a task.
she briefed him on last week's decisions
of short duration.
the president made a brief visit to Moscow
Example Of brief
A brief interchange of words resulted in the unanimous decision to escape as soon as possible.
A brief visit to the temple in the house completes his morning routine before breakfast with the family.
A brief word, though, about Ms. Young, whom I'd never heard of before.
A cheerful female gorilla garbed in a brief shirt and a halter top stood at a podium.
A few brief words about the move to Skaggerak in 1902.