One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘urgent action is required to stamp out corruption’
put an end to, put a stop to, end, finish, get rid of, crush, put down, check, crack down on, weed out, curb, nip in the bud, scotch, squash, quash, quell, subdue, suppress, repress, quench, extinguish, stifle, abolish, eliminate, eradicate, terminate, beat, overcome, defeat, destroy, demolish, annihilate, wipe out, extirpate
informal squelch, put the kibosh on, clobber
bring in, introduce
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