stick a pin in it

stick a pin in it

To take a break from discussing some topic, with plans to resume the discussion later. Look, we're just going around in circles at this point. How about we just stick a pin in it and come back to it another time? I have more to say but I have to take this call, so let's stick a pin in it for now.
See also: pin, stick
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