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  • A means to an end
  • A still small voice
  • All good things must come to an end
  • All over bar the shouting
  • At a loose end
  • 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
  • Bar fly
  • Bar none
  • Barbecue stopper ( A controversial statement )
  • Basta la musica
  • Be still my beating heart ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Because I could not stop for death he kindly stopped for me ( from a poem by Dickinson )
  • Belly up to the bar
  • Best stop now
  • Blind Before I Stop ( Meatloaf song )
  • Born 1820 - Still going strong ( Johnny Walker Black Whiskey advertising slogan )
  • Bounty - the taste of paradise ( Bounty candy bar advertising slogan )
  • Brilliant cleaning starts with Finish ( Finish Detergent advertising slogan )
  • Bring to an end
  • Bring up short
  • Business end
  • Call it a day
  • Call it quits
  • Call time on
  • Can it
  • Can't see beyond the end of your nose
  • Cheer up, it's not the end of the world
  • Citizen's arrest
  • Clean cut boy
  • Come to a screeching halt
  • Come to a sticky end
  • Come to rest
  • Conversation stopper
  • Cook your goose
  • Curb appeal
  • Curb your enthusiasm
  • Cut a cheque
  • Cut a dash
  • Cut a deal
  • Cut a hog
  • Cut a long story short
  • Cut a rug
  • Cut a wide swathe ( make a pompous display )
  • Cut above the rest
  • Cut and dried
  • Cut and paste
  • Cut and run ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut and shut
  • Cut and thrust
  • Cut bait
  • Cut corners
  • Cut costs
  • Cut from the same cloth
  • Cut it fine
  • Cut it out
  • Cut loose
  • Cut no ice
  • Cut off at the knees
  • Cut off without a penny ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut out for
  • Cut out the dead wood
  • Cut prices to the bone
  • Cut some slack
  • Cut someone dead
  • Cut someone down in their prime
  • Cut someone down to size
  • Cut the Gordian knot
  • Cut the cackle
  • Cut the cheese
  • Cut the cord
  • Cut the crap
  • Cut the ground from under your feet
  • Cut the mustard ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut the umbilical cord
  • Cut throat competition
  • Cut through the red tape
  • Cut to the chase ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cut to the quick
  • Cut up about
  • Cut up rough
  • Cut your coat to suit your cloth
  • Cut your losses
  • Cut your own throat
  • Cut your teeth
  • Day surgery ( minor surgery that does not require the patient to stay in hospital overnight )
  • Dead end
  • Director's cut
  • Do me a favour
  • Doctor Strangelove Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb ( Peter Sellers movie )
  • Don't Stop Believin' ( Journey song )
  • Don't Stop Me Now ( Queen song )
  • Don't cut off your nose to spite your face ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Doubt is the beginning not the end of wisdom
  • Dry up
  • Ee bar gum
  • 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
  • Enough already
  • Face that could stop a clock
  • Final cut
  • First cut
  • Fish or cut bait
  • Freeze frame
  • Freeze! this is Miami Vice ( A catchphrase from Miami Vice )
  • Get hold of the wrong end of the stick
  • Get to the end of your tether
  • Get your end away
  • Give it a rest
  • Give me a break! Break me off a piece of that Kit Kat bar! ( Kit Kat chocolate advertising slogan )
  • Go off the deep end
  • Grind to a halt
  • Half cut
  • Handbrake turn ( 180 degree turn in a car by locking the back wheels )
  • Hang about
  • Hang on
  • Hang on a minute
  • Have your hair stand on end
  • Have your work cut out for you
  • Hershey, the great American chocolate bar ( Hershey Chocolate advertising slogan )
  • Hit the bar
  • Hit the brakes
  • Hit the buffers
  • Hit the skids
  • Hold everything
  • Hold fast
  • Hold it
  • Hold it right there
  • Hold on
  • Hold on a minute
  • I Can't Stop Loving You ( Ray Charles song )
  • I arrest you in the name of the law
  • I dreamed I stopped traffic in my Maidenform bra ( Maidenform advertising slogan )
  • I'm Still Standing ( Elton John 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 The Still Of The Night ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Inexpensive. And Built to Stay That Way ( Subaru advertising slogan )
  • Is there honey still for tea?
  • It will all end in tears
  • It's The End Of The World As We Know It ( R.E.M. song )
  • Journey's end
  • Katy bar the door
  • Keep your end up
  • Knock it off
  • Knock it on the head
  • Know which end is up
  • Leave it out
  • Let up
  • Light at the end of the tunnel
  • Like a chicken with its head cut off
  • Long Stop ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Made especially to prevent sore throats ( Craven 'A' Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Make the cut
  • Makes your hair stands on end
  • Measure twice, cut once
  • Miss the cut
  • My stomach thinks my throat's been cut
  • Never hear the end of it
  • Nice guys finish last
  • Ninth inning ( A baseball expression meaning an event or process is near the end )
  • Nip in the bud
  • No end of
  • Not cut out for it
  • 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
  • Only you can prevent forest fires ( United States Forest Service advertising slogan )
  • Pack it in
  • Photo finish
  • Plug the gap
  • Pregnant pause
  • Prime cut
  • Prop up the bar
  • Pull all the stops out
  • Pull the plug
  • Put an end to
  • Quit while you're ahead
  • Raise the bar
  • Raising the bar ( Cingular Wireless advertising slogan )
  • Resisting arrest
  • Send your parcels Red Star and pull out all the stops ( Red Star advertising slogan )
  • Shallow end
  • Shit ( or short ) end of the stick
  • Short end of the stick
  • Stay ahead of the curve
  • Stay contented, get Radio Rented ( Radio Rentals advertising slogan )
  • Stay in touch
  • Stay on course
  • Stay on track
  • Stay safe
  • Stay the course
  • Stay tuned
  • Stay tuned to this channel
  • Still Crazy After All These Years ( Paul Simon song )
  • Still life ( a form of painting in which inanimate objects are the subject )
  • Still the One ( ABC advertising slogan )
  • Still waters run deep
  • 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 )
  • Stopped in your tracks
  • Stops body odour ( Lifebouy Soap advertising slogan )
  • Stops halitosis! ( Listerine Mouthwash advertising slogan )
  • That's enough!
  • The Blue End State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still ( Michael Rennie movie )
  • The End Of The World ( Nickname of Anchorage Alaska )
  • The Final Cut ( Pink Floyd song )
  • The First Cut Is The Deepest ( Rod Stewart song )
  • The Kobe Stopper ( Nickname of Ruben Patterson )
  • The be all and end all
  • The beginning of the end
  • The bitter end
  • The body is still warm
  • The buck stops here ( A political slogan by Harry S Truman )
  • The cut of your jib
  • The deep end
  • The end of civilization as we know it
  • The end of the road
  • The end of the world is nigh
  • The light at the end of the tunnel may just be a train coming the other way
  • The man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • The means to an end
  • The more things change, the more they stay the same
  • The pause that refreshes ( Coca Cola advertising slogan )
  • The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow
  • The shit end of the stick
  • The short end of the stick
  • The still small voice of God
  • The thick end of
  • The unkindest cut of all
  • The war to end wars
  • There's a smile in every Hershey Bar ( Hershey chocolate advertising slogan )
  • Thin end of the wedge
  • Thrown in at the deep end
  • Till the end of time
  • To cut a long story short
  • Toward this end
  • Turn it in
  • We never stop working for you ( Verizon Wireless advertising slogan )
  • What would you do for a Klondike Bar? ( Klondike chocolate advertising slogan )
  • When you are in a hole, stop digging
  • Where wonders never cease ( Alton Towers advertising slogan )
  • Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? ( Carole King song )
  • World without end
  • You could have cut the atmosphere with a knife

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