Definition of “cold turkey” - English Dictionary


“cold turkey” in English

See all translations

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

“cold turkey” in American English

See all translations

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)