hit the skids

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Definition of hit the skids

informal
: to begin to fail or get worse very suddenly and quickly After he was injured his career hit the skids.

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“Hit the skids.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hit%20the%20skids. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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