pour cold water on (sth)

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    to put an end to something; to dampen something. : I wanted to go to the party, but my brother poured cold water on that by taking the car.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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