What is the opposite of detailed?

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Adjective
Opposite of having many details
“This is a fragment of real history mixed up with a vague account of a real island.”
Adjective
Opposite of detailed and complicated in design and planning, involving many carefully arranged elements
“My poached asparagus and ricotta looked rather minimalistic on the white porcelain plate when it arrived.”
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Opposite of constituting or referring to all of something
“Members of the public were only allowed to see an incomplete version of the official report.”
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(of statements or instructions) Opposite of precise and clear
“He's a good worker, but he will not understand what needs to be done if you give him vague instructions.”
Adjective
Opposite of something precise or exact
“We cannot let you through because you have provided improper documents to verify your identity.”
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Opposite of characterized by very precise, conscientious attention to details
“Some surface damage may result from careless disc handling or simply from bad luck.”
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Opposite of clearly expressed or identified
“Too many unstated rules in the dating space have demoralized my quest for love.”
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Opposite of exact in correspondence or adherence to something
“For the kids, the rules can probably be adhered to in a loose manner.”
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Opposite of complete with regard to every detail
“He was relieved a minute later when the soldier left after only a cursory check of the room, seeming completely unsuspicious.”
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Opposite of detailed and complicated in design and planning, involving many carefully arranged elements
“We must have all discussed at some time or another the reliability of a piece of equipment, whether a complex system such as a car or an unsophisticated device like a tin opener.”
Adjective
Opposite of of broad scope or content
“Farmers reliant on a limited range of organic crops are likely to suffer significantly.”
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Opposite of of delicate or intricate workmanship or structure
“Her culinary style was rather coarse and rustic, which was the way her grandmother taught her to cook.”
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Opposite of very fine in texture or structure, especially of intricate workmanship or quality
“The provision of a drainage layer consisting of coarse material allows for the flow of water from the fine-grained material of the subgrade soil to the coarse drainage layer.”
Adjective
Opposite of with all parts included
“John confronted the manufacturer about an incomplete package that was delivered to him a week prior.”
Adjective
Opposite of like a living being, resembling life, giving an accurate representation
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Opposite of accurate
Adjective
Opposite of vivid or distinctive in character
Verb
(archaic) Opposite of to have revealed (information)
“Clark Kent concealed his identity, even to Lois Lane.”
Verb
Opposite of to have expressed in greater detail
“The artist condensed her great range of ideas into a single masterpiece.”
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Opposite of to have depicted pictorially or artistically
“His abstract painting had distorted life in the country during the 18th century.”
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Opposite of to have established or stipulated as a previous condition
“The contract was rigid and prevented any deviations from the stipulated conditions of sale.”
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Opposite of past tense for to provide full information about
“While the doctor may restrict disclosure in order to help the patient, it is not allowable to withhold information regarding risks out of getting the patient to accept treatment.”
Verb
(typically military) Opposite of past tense for to assign (someone) to a specific task
“Individuals who are released following their last hearing must undergo the administrative procedures that formally dismiss the soldier from the military.”
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