Straw that breaks the camel's back

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Definition

This is the straw that breaks the camel's back!: This is the last straw! This is too much! This is where my patience ends!
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Examples

  • "After the Warbuckle sex scandal, the 'Department Store massacre', the Warbuckle fake moon landing, and other indiscretions by the retail king, could this be the straw that breaks the camel's back?"

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