https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cut_to_the_chaseCut to the chase is a saying that means to get to the point without wasting time. The phrase originated from early silent films. It was a favorite of, and thought to have been coined by, Hal Roach Sr. (January 14, 1892 – November 2, 1992).
noun [C usually singular] DISAPPROVING
a very small amount of money, especially money received as payment, income or a present:
He works hard but he's paid a pittance.
1 Vivid descriptions, memories, etc. produce very clear, powerful and detailed images in the mind:
He gave a very vivid and often shocking account/description of his time in prison.
He's one of those people with a very vivid imagination - every time he hears a noise he's convinced it's someone breaking in.
2 very brightly coloured:
She was wearing a vivid pink shirt.
I vividly remember my first day at school.