be/have done with somebody/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.
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have 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 have done with it. That group has been a really negative influence in my life, so I've decided to have done with them altogether.
See also: done, have

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.