all told


Definition of all told

: with everything or everyone taken into account : in all expecting eight guests all told

Examples of all told in a Sentence

all told, we made $14.64
Recent Examples on the Web Some researchers have estimated that, all told, as many as half of all COVID-19 deaths can be attributed to mixed infections, although others put the number considerably lower. Roxanne Khamsi, The Atlantic, 17 Nov. 2021 The family of Bates' abuser all told her to get away. Jasmin Barmore, Detroit Free Press, 1 Nov. 2021 Chase, Konner, and Taylor all told me that the differences were intentional, as a way to illustrate the fallibility of memory. Alan Sepinwall, Rolling Stone, 1 Oct. 2021 Leach and fellow board members Kate Noetzel and Jennifer Calzada all told police they were concerned Mchomvu would return and cause more of a disturbance or become violent. Alec Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 9 Oct. 2021 Climate Neutral has catalogued 700+ emissions reduction projects all told among its brands. Simon Mainwaring, Forbes, 4 Oct. 2021 Representatives for state and local health officials as well as governors all told STAT Monday that the federal government hadn’t shared any formal guidance on what a shutdown would mean. Nicholas Florko, STAT, 1 Oct. 2021 In her stories are arguments and fights, tears and peacemaking, fear and bravery, all told in a straightforward, engaging style. Sarah Schutte, National Review, 24 Oct. 2021 On Friday, 650 people were being treated for COVID-19 in Maryland hospitals, and all told, more than 50,000 people in the state have been hospitalized with the virus during the pandemic. Pamela Wood,, 22 Oct. 2021

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First Known Use of all told

1814, in the meaning defined above

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28 Nov 2021

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“All told.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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