Definition of The straw that broke the camel's back

1. Noun. (idiomatic) A small and seemingly insignificant addition to a burden that renders it too much to bear; the small thing which causes failure, or causes inability or unwillingness to endure any more of something. ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of The Straw That Broke The Camel's Back

the right way
the road to hell is paved with good intentions
the rubber meets the road
the shoe is on the other foot
the shoemaker's children go barefoot
the skinny
the sky is the limit
the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak
the sticks
the story goes
the straw that broke the camel's back
the sublime
the terrorists will have won
the thick plottens
the thing
the thing is
the thing of it
the trots
the true
the upper hand
the way to a man's heart is through his stomach
the wheels fell off
the whistle does not pull the train
the whistle doesn't pull the train
the whole caboodle

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