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  Definition of gist
  1. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor''s argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
  2. the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
Similar Words: kernel, substance, core, center, essence, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty, effect, burden

 

Hyponyms: bare bones, hypostasis, quiddity, haecceity, quintessence, stuff

 

Derivational Morphology: summate

 

 
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