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That is quite enough; I don't need or want any more. Janet: "Would you like any more turkey, Steve?" Steve: "No, Janet, that'll do, thank you." That will do, dear, now dry your eyes and stop crying, please.
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That will do.

That is enough.; Do no more. That'll do, Billy. Stop your crying. "That will do," said Mr. Jones when he had heard enough of our arguing.
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that will do

That is enough, that will suffice, as in Please don't give me more peas; that will do, or That will do, children! There's to be no running near the pool. [Late 1800s]
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that will ˈdo

(informal) used to order somebody to stop doing or saying something: That’ll do! I’ve heard enough of your complaints.
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It'll be a dark night; I've got a horthe that'll do anything but thpeak; I've got a pony that'll go fifteen mile an hour with Childerth driving of him; I've got a dog that'll keep a man to one plathe four-and-twenty hourth.
"Only in this case I guess it's me that'll do the plowin'," Billy approved.
"That'll do, that'll do!" the Chancellor whispered.
"That's not so bad," said the sergeant, reflecting; "even if I was forced to halt here nigh two hours, that'll do. How far might you call yourselves from the marshes, hereabouts?
"That'll do. We begin to close in upon 'em about dusk.
'On Monday morning,' repeated Mr Crummles, raising his voice, to drown the unfortunate Mr Johnson's remonstrance; 'that'll do, ladies and gentlemen.'
'You shall study Romeo when you've done that piece--don't forget to throw the pump and tubs in by-the-bye--Juliet Miss Snevellicci, old Grudden the nurse.--Yes, that'll do very well.
"That'll do, Johansen," Wolf Larsen said brusquely.
"That'll do, easy as she goes," Wolf Larsen counselled back.
"That's good, that'll do," said Passepartout to himself.
"Come, that'll do, you can go," said Stepan Arkadyevitch, blushing suddenly.
(See "That'll Do," next page.) If she buzzes to go out to play, you can let her out to play or, if it's not a good time or you think she's been out enough, use your "That'll do!" cue to let her know that there's no point in asking again.
For example, all experienced husbands know that when it comes to DIY, there are two standards, the one employed when your wife is watching (as personified by those male traitors on the adverts who can decorate a whole room in 30 seconds in a collar and tie) and the one when she's not, called 'That'll do'.
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