put an end to


put an end to
stop, end

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • put\ an\ end\ to — • put an end to • put a stop to v. phr. 1. To make (smth) end; stop; end. The farmer built an electric fence around his field to put an end to trespassing. The principal said that running in the halls was dangerous, and told the teachers to put a …   Словарь американских идиом

  • put an end to — (something) to stop something. The lights went out, and that put an end to our game of cards …   New idioms dictionary

  • put an end to — index abate (extinguish), annul, cancel, cease, check (restrain), condemn (ban) …   Law dictionary

  • put an end — ● put …   Useful english dictionary

  • put an end to — or[put a stop to] {v. phr.} 1. To make (something) end; stop; end. * /The farmer built an electric fence around his field to put an end to trespassing./ * /The principal said that running in the halls was dangerous, and told the teachers to put a …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • put an end to — or[put a stop to] {v. phr.} 1. To make (something) end; stop; end. * /The farmer built an electric fence around his field to put an end to trespassing./ * /The principal said that running in the halls was dangerous, and told the teachers to put a …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • put an end to — verb to terminate or abolish something He put an end to the loud music by pulling the plug. Syn: put a stop to …   Wiktionary

  • put an end to — stop or end it, cause it to stop    The policeman came and put an end to the fighting …   English idioms

  • put an end to — cause someone or something to stop existing injury put an end to his career …   Useful english dictionary

  • put an end to —    is an expression to which one might usefully do just that. Make it stop or finish …   Dictionary of troublesome word


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