give me a break


give me a break
v. that's enough; lay off; no more

English slang. 2015.

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  • give me a break! — give me a ˈbreak! idiom (informal) used when sb wants sb else to stop doing or saying sth that is annoying, or to stop saying sth that is not true Main entry: ↑breakidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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