to do something that makes it impossible for you to return to the situation you were in before.
I knew I’ll be burning the bridges when I dropped out of school to pursue my modelling career.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The idiom ‘Burn Your Bridges’ means “to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed or damaged”
Example usage of idiom ‘Burn Your Bridges’: Newspapers have weathered the storm of online information by providing news online themselves.