the end of one's rope

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

the end of one’s rope

  1. (idiomatic) The limit of one’s patience, when one is so frustrated or annoyed that one can no longer take it.
    I am at the end of my rope with this situation.
  2. (idiomatic) The point at which one has run out of options or the ability to delay.
    (Can we add an example for this sense?)

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