at all

adverb

Definition of at all

  1. :  in any way or respect :  to the least extent or degree :  under any circumstances doesn't smoke at all

Examples of at all in a sentence

  1. wasn't at all pleased with the way the family portrait came out

14th Century

First Known Use of at all

14th century



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