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  • long story — lengthy tale, long tale …   English contemporary dictionary

  • long story short — phr. to make a long story short. □ Okay, long story short: everything that goes up comes down, okay? □ Then the guy comes over, and long story short “You got a match?” …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • long story short — adverb Introducing a short version of, or simply the conclusion of, an involved story. Anyway, long story short, I totally screwed up today …   Wiktionary

  • to make a long story short — to cut/make/a long story short phrase used for saying that you will tell the end or the main point of a story without giving all the details To cut a long story short, we both spent the night in jail. Thesaurus: expressions used in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • To Cut a Long Story Short — Infobox Single Name = To Cut a Long Story Short Cover size = Border = Caption = Artist = Spandau Ballet Album = Journeys to Glory A side = B side = To Cut a Long Story Short (instrumental) Released = 1981 Format = 7 Recorded = Genre = Synthpop… …   Wikipedia

  • cut a long story short — • the long and the short of it • to cut a long story short • to put smth in a nutshell (from Idioms in Speech) the general result or effect; all that need be said; the upshot (in the fewest words possible, in short, in brief); the substance of… …   Idioms and examples

  • to cut a long story short — to cut/make/a long story short phrase used for saying that you will tell the end or the main point of a story without giving all the details To cut a long story short, we both spent the night in jail. Thesaurus: expressions used in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • (to) cut a long story short — to cut a long story ˈshort idiom (BrE) (NAmE to make a long story ˈshort) (informal) used when you are saying that you will get to the point of what you are saying quickly, without including all the details …   Useful english dictionary

  • (to) make a long story short — to cut a long story ˈshort idiom (BrE) (NAmE to make a long story ˈshort) (informal) used when you are saying that you will get to the point of what you are saying quickly, without including all the details …   Useful english dictionary

  • it's a long story — it’s a long story spoken phrase used for saying that the answer to a particular question would be long and complicated ‘Why was Martin wandering around the streets at 2 o’clock in the morning?’ ‘It’s a long story.’ Thesaurus: ways of saying that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • To Cut a Long Story Short (book) — To Cut a Long Story Short (ISBN 0 00 226149 9) is a 2000 short story collection by British writer and politician Jeffrey Archer. Unlike his previous collections, which have contained 12 stories, this one has 15. A list of the featured stories is… …   Wikipedia

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