all-in

adjective \ ˌȯl-ˈin \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of all-in

1 chiefly British : all-inclusive
2 chiefly British : being almost without restrictions
  • all-in wrestling

First Known Use of all-in

1890


all in

adjective

Definition of all in

: tired, exhausted
  • after a day of wood-splitting he was all in

Examples of all in in a Sentence

  1. was all in after an evening of dancing and partying

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First Known Use of all in

1903


ALL-IN Defined for English Language Learners

all-in

adjective

Definition of all-in for English Language Learners

  • : very tired

  • : allowing almost any technique or method



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