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English definition of “kibosh”

kibosh

noun     /ˈkaɪ.bɒʃ/ US  /-bɑːʃ/ informal
put the kibosh on sth to spoil or destroy an idea or plan: The rain certainly put the kibosh on our plans for a picnic.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
(Definition of kibosh noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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