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put a halt to (something)
To cause something to stop or to cease or conclude something. I'm going to put a halt to the corruption in this department once and for all! I wish my parents would put a halt to their bickering and just be civil to one another! He really needs to put a halt to this lecture before everyone falls asleep.
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- a/the feel of (something)
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- a crack at (someone or something)
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- (have) got something going (with someone)
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