enough/plenty to go round

idiom

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

Examples of enough/plenty to go round in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But even at those numbers, there still aren’t enough to go round. Robin Swithinbank, Robb Report, 3 Dec. 2022 The desperation is sometimes visible as people jostle to get a ticket, and there are never enough to go round. Rebecca Wright and Yasmin Coles, CNN, 24 May 2021

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“Enough/plenty to go round.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enough%2Fplenty%20to%20go%20round. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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