Verbosity in D

Dom Disc dominikus at
Mon Aug 8 01:29:12 UTC 2022

On Monday, 8 August 2022 at 00:40:11 UTC, TTK Ciar wrote:
> On the other hand, I've noticed that D's idiomatic brevity can 
> be diluted by the extremely verbose function names used in the 
> standard library.

For long function names you can define short aliases, for syntax 
you can't. So having short and efficient language constructs is 
by far more important than short function names.
Especially a standard-library is much better off having 
descriptive and unique names - which sort of requires them to be 

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