put a cork in it

put a cork in it

To stop talking and be quiet. Usually used as an imperative. Put a cork in it, you two! I don't want to hear any more arguing until we get to Grandma's house.
See also: cork, put
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Put a cork in it!

verb
See also: cork, put
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AFTER the deluge of Green Energy events of the past few years, some people would like organisers to put a Cork in it. Well, they've done just that.