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〜それまでだ [〜それまでだ] (soremadeda)
    Meaning: Conveys the idea that if something occurs, then a bad end is reached.
    Example: If you tell your girlfriend that her cooking sucks, you're screwed.
    JLPT Level: 1
    Category: grammar
    Author: dc

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ex #8677   今までどんなに頑張ったには関係なく、あきらめたらそれまでだ 
It doesn't matter how hard you've tried up this point. If you quit, it's all over.  
ex #8700   君がいやだと言えばそれまでだ 
If you say no, there is an end of the matter.  
ex #8701   大審院で有罪になればそれまでだ 
If the prisoner is found guilty in the Supreme Court, the decision is without appeal.  
ex #8702   ついてなかったと言ってしまえばそれまでだが…  
ex #8732   カンニングして問題を解いても、先生に見つかってしまったらそれまでだ 
Even if you cheated and solved the problem, if you were caught by a teacher, it ends.  

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