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all things considered

Definition of all things considered

  1. :  when all the good and bad parts of something are thought of <All things considered, we're pleased with how the project turned out.> <It was a pretty good vacation, all things considered.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the whole amount, quantity, or extent of

    :  as much as possible

    :  every member or individual component of

  1. :  wholly, quite

    :  only, exclusively

    :  just

  1. :  the whole number, quantity, or amount :  totality

    : used in such phrases as for all I know, for all I care, and for all the good it does to indicate a lack of knowledge, interest, or effectiveness

    :  everybody, everything

  1. :  the whole of one's possessions, resources, or energy

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  1. :  a matter of concern :  affair

    :  state of affairs in general or within a specified or implied sphere

    :  a particular state of affairs :  situation

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  1. :  matured by extended deliberative thought

    :  viewed with respect or esteem


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