put an end to (something)

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Definition of put an end to (something)

: to cause (something) to stop or prevent (something) from continuing They promise to put an end to unfair policies. The new mayor vowed to put an end to the violence.

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put an end to (something)

put a new/different complexion on

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“Put an end to (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20an%20end%20to%20%28something%29. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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