- 1(formal) giving only the main points of something, not the details a summary financial statement I made a summary report for the records.
- 2(sometimes disapproving) done immediately, without paying attention to the normal process that should be followed summary justice/execution a summary judgment
- NAmE//səˈmɛrəli//adverb to be summarily dismissed/executed
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NAmE//ˈsʌməri//[only before noun]
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