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in short

C1 used before describing something or someone in as few words and as directly as possible: He's disorganized, inefficient, never there when you want him - in short, the man's a pain.
(Definition of in short from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"in short" in American English

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in short

briefly: In short, we have to decide whether to continue losing money or change the way we do business.
(Definition of in short from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in short”
in Chinese (Simplified) 简而言之,总之…
in Chinese (Traditional) 簡而言之,總之…
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