Synonyms for Summary:
adj.•concise, to the point (adjective)
compendious, compact, succinct.
n.instantly, headlong, right now, on-the-spot, straight, promptly, fast, straight away, at once, suddenly. round up. general, schematic. •list (noun)
docket, repertory, novel, table, ledger, count, yearbook, annual, list, dictionary, Storybook, treasury, tablet, record, annals, blank-book, scroll, pad, recording, index, catalog, scrapbook, notebook, journal, register, cash book, store, check, documentation, waybill, chronicle, file, account, collection, statement, history, itemization, sum, schedule, detail, enumeration, calendar, registry, total, log, tabulate, thesaurus, album, book, lexicon, census, inventory, budget, tally, Bank book, daybook, score, diary, bill, recount, invoice, workbook, logbook, menu, roll, roster, manifest.
minutes, sense, syllabus, capitulation, summation, recapitulation, recap, essentials, sum and substance, skeleton, case, summing up, essence, reduction, conspectus, core, version, brief, wrap up, extract, roundup, rundown, Pandect, survey, the long and short of a thing, review, paraphrase.
article, memoir, description, anecdote, telling, recounting, rundown, monograph, narrative, report, retelling, portrayal, treatise.
•short statement of main points (noun)
digest, recapitulation, compendium, precis, conspectus, prospectus, outline, sketch, skeleton, version, sense, survey, abridgment, recap, condensation, case, report, review, capitulation, roundup, syllabus, sum and substance, synopsis, essence, abstract, Pandect, extract, brief, epitome, inventory, rundown, reduction, core.
compendious, succinct, unofficial, compact, drumhead, concise.
digest, condensation, precis, epitome, abridgment, sketch, resume, abstract, excerpt, compendium, synopsis, outline, overview, prospectus.
conspectus, summation, round up, schematic, recapitulation. wrap up. review. general. brief. •digest
•Other relevant words:
fast, drumhead, sense, on-the-spot, promptly, brief, capitulation, essence, case, skeleton, sum and substance, extract, paraphrase, rundown, instantly, straight, recap, wrap up, conspectus, essentials, succinct, summing up, syllabus, general, minutes, headlong, schematic, roundup, unofficial, summation, reduction, version, survey, Pandect, concise, core, suddenly, compendious, compact, review, recapitulation.
Usage examples for summary
The Instruction was in fact a summary of all previous experience on the subject. – Studies from Court and Cloister by J.M. Stone