hit the skids

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  1. tv.
    to decline; to decrease in value or status; to go downhill (figuratively). : Jed hit the skids when he started drinking.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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