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cut to the chase


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To get to the point; to get on with it; to state something directly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a term used in action movies meaning, to shift the scene to the most exciting part, where someone is being chased. It is used metaphorically to mean “get to the main point”.


From cinema usage: to cut (edit a film) so as to get to the exciting part. (Wiktionary)


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