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English definition of “the end of the line/road”

the end of the line/road

the point where it is no longer possible to continue with a process or activity : We've struggled on for as long as we could, but now we're at the end of the line . When the bank refused to lend us any more money we realized we'd reached the end of the road .Ends and endings
(Definition of the end of the line/road from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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