deal-breaker

/ˈdil-breɪkə/ (say 'deel-braykuh)

noun
1. a demand issued during negotiations on an agreement, contract, etc., which is of such a nature as to cause the whole negotiation to be cancelled. Compare deal-maker (def. 2).
2. anything which is a deterrent against venturing into a personal arrangement, agreement, relationship, etc.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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