bring to a close
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bring (something) to a close
To cause something to end. If there are no other issues to discuss, we can bring this meeting to a close.
bring something to a closeand bring something to an end; bring something to a climax
to end something; to cause something to reach its final point and stop. I think it is time to bring this matter to a close. The incident has been brought to a climax.