the end of the road

noun phrase

Definition of the end of the road

informal
: the end (as of a condition or situation) A loss in the primary elections will mean the end of the road for his campaign. They reached the end of the road as a couple a long time ago.

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“The end of the road.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20end%20of%20the%20road. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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