without preamble

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of without preamble

somewhat formal
:without saying anything else first
  • He told us the news without preamble.

Word by Word Definitions

preamble play
  1. : an introductory statement

  2. : an introductory fact or circumstance


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