Meaning of “cold turkey” in the English Dictionary

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"cold turkey" in British English

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(Definition of “cold turkey” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cold turkey" in American English

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cold turkey

suddenly and completely:

Note: Used to talk about stopping a habit, esp. one that you are dependent on.

(Definition of “cold turkey” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)