Definition of “get down to brass tacks” - English Dictionary

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“get down to brass tacks” in British English

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get down to brass tacks

to start talking about the most important or basic facts of a situation:

Let's get down to brass tacks. Who's paying for all this?

(Definition of “get down to brass tacks” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)