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bring something to a screeching halt

Slang definitions & phrases for bring something to a screeching halt

bring something to a screeching halt

verb phrase

To end or cease something immediately: If I were you, I'd bring that association to a screeching halt (1970s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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