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Meaning of “call it a day” in the English Dictionary

"call it a day" in British English

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call it a day

informalC2 to ​stop the ​work you are doing: I'm getting a ​bittired now - let's call it a ​day.
(Definition of call it a day from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"call it a day" in American English

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call it a day

to ​stopworking for the ​day: You've been ​studying hard – I ​think you should call it a ​day.
(Definition of call it a day from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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