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to the point

C2 expressing something very important or suitable for the subject being discussed: Her comments on my work were very apt and to the point.
(Definition of to the point from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “to the point”
in Chinese (Simplified) 中肯的,切中要点的,切题的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中肯的,切中要點的,切題的…
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