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Meaning of “long story short” in the English Dictionary

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long story short

USC1 used when you do not ​tell all the ​details: Long ​storyshort, I got ​fired.
(Definition of long story short from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “long story short”
in Chinese (Simplified) 长话短说…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長話短說…
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