The idiom ‘in a nutshell' means ‘to indicate that someone is expressing something in as simple a way as possible, using the fewest words possible’. The video explains the meaning of the idiom ‘in a nutshell' in English. We explain how to use it with some easy examples for Social and Business English.
In a nutshell is when you explain something very concisely and straight to the point, cutting out any extensive details and getting right down to the nitty-gritty.
I don’t want the long version, just give it to me in a nutshell.
In a nutshell, the parents grounded their kid because they caught her bullying another.