hit the buffers

idiom
variants: or run into the buffers

Definition of hit the buffers

British, informal
: to stop or fail His acting career hit the buffers. The project ran into the buffers.

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“Hit the buffers.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hit%20the%20buffers. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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