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and all

Definition of and all

  1. 1 :  and everything else <What with the noise outside, the fire and all, we got hardly any sleep.> <He endured everything, insults and all, without getting angry.>

  2. 2 British informal —used to emphasize a response <“It's really hot out!” “It is and all!”>

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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