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long story short

US
to not tell all the details
長話短說
Long story short, I got fired.
長話短說,我被解僱了。
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in Chinese (Simplified) 长话短说…
(Definition of long story short from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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