enough/plenty to go around

idiom

: enough of something for all of the people who want or need it
There aren't enough jobs to go around.

Examples of enough/plenty to go around in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sometimes there is this idea there is not enough to go around. Kristine M. Kierzek, Journal Sentinel, 19 Apr. 2024 The only thing tougher than life is love, but in this family there’s more than enough to go around. Okla Jones, Essence, 28 Mar. 2024 All the ports share the maximum 40Gbps bandwidth that Thunderbolt 4 offers, so there should be enough to go around. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 28 Feb. 2024 When Albertans most needed their energy, wind and solar ensured there wasn’t enough to go around. Andrew Follett, National Review, 21 Jan. 2024 This set includes eight claw clips in two different styles, so there’s plenty to go around. Lauren Taylor, Southern Living, 27 Nov. 2023 There would always be enough to go around for everyone. Tanikia Carpenter, Parents, 19 Nov. 2023 The key lime pies are 8 inches in diameter and serve eight to 10 people, so there’s plenty to go around. Samantha Jones, Better Homes & Gardens, 24 Oct. 2022 After all, there is plenty to go around, and the major concern is reducing tax exposure and risk. Michael McCann, Variety, 10 Sep. 2022

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“Enough/plenty to go around.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enough%2Fplenty%20to%20go%20around. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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