Meaning of “kiss sth goodbye” in the English Dictionary

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"kiss sth goodbye" in British English

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kiss sth goodbye

also kiss goodbye to sth informal

to accept that you have lost something or that you will not be able to have something:

If France lose this game, they can kiss their chances of winning the cup goodbye.

(Definition of “kiss sth goodbye” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)