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to the hilt

Definition of to the hilt

  1. :  as much as possible :  to the greatest possible limit or extent <The farm was mortgaged (up) to the hilt.> <She played the role to the hilt.>



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hiltplay
  1. :  a handle especially of a sword or dagger


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