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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to gist:   (169 results)

Often used in the same context:
crux, paraphrasing, synopsis, precis, nutshell, verbatim, excerpt, nub, upshot, subtext, essence, snippet, quote, summation, genesis, summary, concise, pithier, phrase, preface, syllogism, implication, particulars, reasoning, soundbite, rationale, counterargument, preamble, misquote, paragraphs, rehash, premise, brass tacks, hrm, verbiage, truthy, declarative sentence, prefatory, mishear, germaine, boilerplate, answer, recap, gravamen, rephrasing, refutation, text, replies, why, wording, explanation, subjunctive mood, context, facts, fisk, chronology, digression, subtitle, rebuttal, comprehendible, tidbit, transcript, matalin, phraseology, intro, humerous, critique, factoid, semantics, tu quoque, grok, narrative, wordage, fallacy, prepositional phrase, blurb, seymour hersh, gigot, corollary, explications, apologia, headnote, sagal, wapo, subjunctive, presupposition, lehrer, tangent, short shrift, rebus, spiel, conceit, epigraph, logical fallacy, simple, topic, intertextuality, truth, sophistic, parroting, plotline, expository, purport, sustenance, desideratum, purpose, question, subjectmatter, aim, denominator, idea, keynote, meaning, message, postulates, antithesis, blueprint, essentials, issue, precept, problem, rote, exemplar, veridical, 5-6, 80th, abstract, declarative, essential, preconscious, vaguest, 18th, 19th, 24th, 29th, 31st, 5-7, 8-10, echoic, i4th

More specific:
hypostasis, quintessence, stuff

Appears in the definition of:
compact, compendious, succinct, summary

More general:
cognitive content, content, import, meaning, mental object, significance, signification

Synonyms:
burden, center, core, effect, essence, heart, inwardness, kernel, marrow, meat, nitty-gritty, nub, pith, substance, sum

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— Nouns for gist: memory, representations, translation, thereof, recall, cong, information, memories, traces, regiment, more...

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See gist used in context: 14 rhymes, several books and articles.

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