call it a day call it a day


  • (v) stop doing what one is doing


  1. Sharma was bowling to Sehwag one afternoon when dusk fell, and the coach suggested they call it a day.
  2. Nearly nine years after he seized power in a bloodless coup, Pakistan's President has decided to call it a day.
  3. We could consider that free will and just call it a day, but there's plenty of reason to believe the story isn't so simple.


  • Lawn care service delayed due to hot weather

    People working outside had to call it a day much earlier than usual after hot temperatures made it difficult to finish work. Landscaping company Quality Lawncare Service had to delay maintaining their clients' property for the safety of their employees.
    on July 4, 2013     Source: KTVM Butte

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ennui ennui
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