Definition of 'kick into touch'
Example sentences containing 'kick into touch'
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It is an idea that he thinks ought to be kicked into touch.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
That work was kicked into touch before the election and is now part of the package announced yesterday.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But the plan appears to have been kicked into touch after resistance from Liberal Democrat ministers.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Definition of kick into touch from the Collins English Dictionary
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