stop the rot

idiom

Definition of stop the rot

British
: to stop things from getting worse The team stopped the rot with a 5–0 win last night.

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“Stop the rot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stop%20the%20rot. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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