Without further ado, (sentence)

"Without further ado" is a very formal way of beginning some public event. It means that you're going to start the main event now.

Without further ado, please welcome... Justin Bieber!

You can use this phrase:

  • to introduce a speaker at a conference
  • when you are about to reveal an important new product at a meeting
  • to invite a musician onto the stage at a concert

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