at all


Definition of at all

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

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Examples of at all in a Sentence

wasn't at all pleased with the way the family portrait came out
Recent Examples on the Web There is an annual pass option for the national park, as well as a state annual pass option that is accepted at all Indiana state parks. Claire Rafford, The Indianapolis Star, 23 June 2022 The total cases being reported recently likely are understated, as some people do not report at-home tests and others may not be testing at all. Julie Washington, cleveland, 23 June 2022 But some people may not experience any symptoms of Lyme disease at all, meaning it’s possible to be infected and not know it, Scott Weisenberg, MD, an infectious diseases specialist at NYU Langone, tells SELF. Maggie O'neill, SELF, 23 June 2022 The books also are available at all events during pageant week, June 29-July 2 in Birmingham. Mary Colurso |, al, 23 June 2022 Director Patrick Hughes’ film should be avoided at all cost. Robert Daniels, Los Angeles Times, 23 June 2022 The change will increase the number of teams competing at a regional from six or seven to 12-14 and essentially ensure competition at all weight classes. Mark Stewart, Journal Sentinel, 22 June 2022 Starting in July, mask-wearing at all 41 Broadway theaters will be optional, the Broadway League announced Tuesday. Brent Lang, Variety, 21 June 2022 Equally important, the launch of the new fund will see Phoenix Court potentially providing support for companies at all points along the road that runs from Seed and Pre-Seed to a market listing or trade sale. Trevor Clawson, Forbes, 21 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of at all

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of at all was in the 14th century

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at a later/future date

at all

at all hours

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Last Updated

27 Jun 2022

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“At all.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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