turn water off

turn someone's water off

Sl. to deflate someone; to silence someone. He said you were stupid, huh? Well, I guess that turns your water off! That really turned off her water.
See also: off, turn, water
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After smashing two windows and flooding the downstairs, one of the gang wrote in permanent marker on a nearby work surface: "Sorry tried to turn water off.
You simply get wet, turn water off, lather up, and then rinse.
Both will turn water off after a specific number of minutes, hours, or gallons.