take the count

take the count
   пoтepпeть пopaжeниe; выйти из cтpoя [этим. спорт. (бoкc) быть нoкaутиpoвaнным, нe пoднятьcя пocлe дecяти ceкунд]
    He was celebrating his luck when he got into a brawl. A man was killed and Wildman took the count with penal servitude for life (K. S. Prichord). Jean-Jacques Servon-Schneider... took the count in Bordeaux, having picked an election fight with the Prime Minister on the latter's home ground (New Statesman). Our old car has finally taken the count

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