What does the phrase beat a dead horse mean?

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It means that you should stop talking about the subject because it's useless and already been talked about enough. (A dead horse won't do anything for you, no matter how many times you beat it.)
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What is the origin of 'You can't beat a dead horse'?

The first known uses of this were actually worded "flogging a deadhorse". The English politician John Bright used the phrase in 1859in the House of Commons, and later in 1872

What is the meaning of the phrase beat that?

This is something which would be said by someone who has done their very best at something. It is a statement to the effect that "this is the best I can do, I doubt you can be

What does the phrase 'you're dead to me' mean?

It's a saying that was used to tell someone they are disowned or would never be seen or heard again. They choose to behave as if you were dead and they will never see you a

Where did beat a dead horse come from?

when you keep going on and on about a point already made, it's not worth it. No matter how hard you beat on a dead horse, it's not going to get up.