close the door on

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Definition of close the door on

: to no longer think about, consider, or accept (something) I'd like to close the door on that chapter in my life. The former senator says she hasn't closed the door on politics.

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“Close the door on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/close%20the%20door%20on. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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