The definition of abridge is to reduce or condense the size or scope.
To think over so as to understand; absorb or assimilate:
To write a summary of; summarize:
To review books, plays, etc., as for a newspaper
To determine the sum of by adding
Shorten is defined as to reduce in length, to roll in sail canvas or to add shortening to a pastry.
To repeat briefly, as in an outline; summarize
To make a summary.
To make an epitome of; sum up.
To paraphrase is to repeat a version of something, not the exact words.
To gather into a single book.
To decrease is defined as to make something smaller or fewer or to become smaller or fewer.
Find another word for summarizing. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for summarizing, like: abridging, digesting, abstracting, reviewing, summing, shortening, recapping, recapitulating, resuming, epitomizing and ciphering.