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English definition of “kill sth stone-dead”

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kill sth stone-dead

to cause something to be completely unsuccessful or to stop completely: One bad review can kill a film stone-dead.
Translations of “kill sth stone-dead”
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全扼殺, 徹底終止…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全扼杀, 彻底终止…
(Definition of kill sth stone-dead from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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