all the trimmings

idiom

: all the other foods that are typically served with something
a feast with turkey and all the trimmings

Examples of all the trimmings in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Traditional Easter dinner with all the trimmings and more. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 15 Mar. 2024 Surrounded by a deep moat, the 13th-century castle promises total seclusion with all the trimmings including a swimming pool, a tennis court, and a spa and fitness center. Chrissie McClatchie, Robb Report, 3 May 2024 Wll takes it upon himself to transform their holiday into a more spirited affair with all the trimmings. Shelby Stewart, Essence, 22 Dec. 2023 Standing rib roast with all the trimmings signifies extravagance, luxury and abundance. David Tanis, San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 Dec. 2023 Between shopping for gifts and gatherings, not to mention all the trimmings, getting into the spirit of the season can turn into a serious budget buster. Sarah Lemire, Better Homes & Gardens, 28 Nov. 2023 For any beauty shopper, hosting a holiday feast with all the trimmings is the second biggest part of Thanksgiving week. Jenny Berg, Vogue, 27 Nov. 2023 This is the entry-level version that doesn't have quite all the trimmings. Adrienne So, WIRED, 26 Nov. 2023 Based on a traditional E-class sedan and given all the trimmings required for it to battle supercars, there is no car in the world that both coddles and delights like this one. David Dewhurst, Car and Driver, 14 Aug. 2023

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“All the trimmings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/all%20the%20trimmings. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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