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  • 101 Dalmatians ( Disney cartoon and Glenn Close movie )
  • A close thing
  • A means to an end
  • All good things must come to an end
  • All over bar the shouting
  • Apple polish
  • At a loose end
  • At close quarters
  • At the end of a gun
  • At the end of the day
  • At the end of your rope
  • At the end of your tether
  • At your wits' end
  • Because I could not stop for death he kindly stopped for me ( from a poem by Dickinson )
  • Best stop now
  • Blind Before I Stop ( Meatloaf song )
  • Bottom it
  • Bow out
  • Break the back of something
  • Brilliant cleaning starts with Finish ( Finish Detergent advertising slogan )
  • Bring to an end
  • Bring your A game ( perform to your best ability )
  • Business end
  • Buttoned up
  • Call it a day
  • Call it quits
  • Call time on
  • Can't see beyond the end of your nose
  • Carry out
  • Cheer up, it's not the end of the world
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind ( Richard Dreyfuss movie )
  • Close call
  • Close enough for government work
  • Close enough for jazz
  • Close friends
  • Close of play
  • Close proximity
  • Close quarters ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Close ranks
  • Close shave
  • Close the books
  • Close to home
  • Close to the bone
  • Close to the mark
  • Close your eyes and think of England ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Close, but no cigar ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Come to a sticky end
  • Complete shambles ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Cut off at the knees
  • Dangerous Liaisons ( Glenn Close movie )
  • Dead end
  • Doctor Strangelove Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb ( Peter Sellers movie )
  • Don't Stand So Close To Me ( Police song )
  • Don't Stop Believin' ( Journey song )
  • Don't Stop Me Now ( Queen song )
  • Don't close your eyes for a minute
  • Doubt is the beginning not the end of wisdom
  • Draw to a close
  • Drink up
  • Eat up
  • End in itself
  • End of a perfect day
  • End of an era
  • End of story
  • End of the ball game
  • End of the line
  • End product
  • End up at
  • Face that could stop a clock
  • Fatal Attraction ( Glenn Close / Michael Douglas movie )
  • Finishing touch
  • Foregone conclusion ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • From soup to nuts
  • Get hold of the wrong end of the stick
  • Get to the end of your tether
  • Get your end away
  • Go in for the kill
  • Go off the deep end
  • Go the distance
  • Going, going, gone
  • Have your hair stand on end
  • Hit it out of the park ( A baseball expression denoting a complete or spectacular success )
  • Holding your cards close to your chest
  • Hole out
  • I Can't Stop Loving You ( Ray Charles song )
  • I've started so I'll finish ( A catchphrase from Mastermind )
  • If enough people would stop smoking and start drinking, we could get out of ashtrays and into vermouth ( Cinzano advertising slogan )
  • In at the death
  • Is the Pope Polish?
  • It will all end in tears
  • It's The End Of The World As We Know It ( R.E.M. song )
  • Journey's end
  • Jump to the wrong conclusion
  • Keep your end up
  • Keep your friends close, keep your enemies closer ( proverbial saying )
  • Knock it on the head
  • Knock it out of the park ( A baseball expression denoting a complete or spectacular success )
  • Knock off
  • Knocking off
  • Know which end is up
  • Last straw
  • Last trump
  • Light at the end of the tunnel
  • Long Stop ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Make a complete fool of yourself
  • Make light work of
  • Makes your hair stands on end
  • Never hear the end of it
  • Nice guys finish last
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • No end of
  • Not the beginning of the end, but the end of the beginning
  • On the receiving end
  • Once you pop you can't stop ( Pringles advertising slogan )
  • One stop shop
  • Out the window
  • Phone it in ( perform an act in an uncommitted disinterested manner )
  • Photo finish
  • Polish off
  • Put an end to
  • Ring off
  • Sail close to the wind
  • Save the last dance for me
  • See something through
  • Shallow end
  • Shit ( or short ) end of the stick
  • Short end of the stick
  • Sign off
  • Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em
  • Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them
  • Spit and polish
  • Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone ( from a poem by Auden )
  • Stop and smell the roses
  • Stop at nothing
  • Stop drop and roll
  • Stop faffing about
  • Stop it you're killing me
  • Stop me and buy one ( Wall's Ice Cream advertising slogan )
  • Stop me if you've heard this one
  • Stop messing about ( A catchphrase from Kenneth Williams )
  • Stop on a dime
  • Stop pumping your gums
  • Stop the clock, I've found a clue
  • Stop the rot
  • Stop the show
  • Stop the world I want to get off
  • Stop traffic
  • Stop! In The Name Of Love ( The Supremes song )
  • Stop, In The Name Of Love
  • Stop, Look and Listen; remember the Green Cross Code ( UK Road Safety Campaign advertising slogan )
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • That's all folks ( A catchphrase from Bugs Bunny )
  • The Blue End State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The End Of The World ( Nickname of Anchorage Alaska )
  • The Polish Cannon ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • The Polish Hammer ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • The Polish Powderkeg ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • The Polish Prince ( Nickname of singer Bobby Vinton )
  • The be all and end all
  • The beginning of the end
  • The bitter end
  • The clean plate club
  • The deep end
  • The end of civilization as we know it
  • The end of the road
  • The end of the world is nigh
  • The finishing line
  • The jig is up
  • The joke's over
  • The last straw that broke the camel's back
  • The light at the end of the tunnel may just be a train coming the other way
  • The means to an end
  • The party's over
  • The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow
  • The shit end of the stick
  • The short end of the stick
  • The thick end of
  • The war to end wars
  • Thin end of the wedge
  • Throw the towel in
  • Thrown in at the deep end
  • Tie up the loose ends
  • Till the end of time
  • Too close for comfort
  • Too close to call
  • Top it off
  • Toward this end
  • Under the wire
  • Until the last dog is hung
  • Up close and personal
  • We never stop working for you ( Verizon Wireless advertising slogan )
  • When all is said and done
  • When you are in a hole, stop digging
  • When your shoes shine, so do you ( Kiwi Shoe Polish advertising slogan )
  • Where wonders never cease ( Alton Towers advertising slogan )
  • Win by a head
  • Win by a neck
  • Win by a nose
  • Wind up
  • Winning post
  • World without end
  • Wrap it up
  • Wrap up

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