the beginning of the end

noun phrase

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: the start of a series of events that leads to the end The argument marked the beginning of the end of their marriage.

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“The beginning of the end.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20beginning%20of%20the%20end. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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