be done with (someone or something)

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be done with (someone or something)

To be finished with someone or something; to cease being involved with someone or something. I've been working on this essay for hours now, so I'm just going to write the conclusion and be done with it. That group has been a really negative influence in my life, so I've decided that I'm done with them altogether.
See also: done

be/have ˈdone with somebody/something

(especially British English) no longer be involved with somebody/something or do something, especially something unpleasant: I’m fed up with you lot! I’m done with you for ever!Let’s have done with this silly argument.
References in classic literature ?
I bind my honour to you that I am done with him in this world.
I am done with him,' said James (wiping his cane with his cambric handkerchief), and his sword clattered deliciously (I cannot think this was accidental), which made my mother sigh.
I am done with women" - MasterChef's Greg Wallace who broke up with his wife.