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Definition: (adv) - in short, to make a long story short

Hier, j'ai eu des problèmes à la banque... bref, je n'y travaille plus - Yesterday, I had some problems at the bank, and to make a long story short, I don't work there anymore

(adj) - brief, short

Il préfère les discours brefs - He prefers short speeches

Related: une brève - short syllable

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