call it a night

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Definition of call it a night

: to go home or go to bed at the present time I'm exhausted. I'm calling it a night.

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“Call it a night.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/call%20it%20a%20night. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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