from head to foot/toe

idiom

: completely
They were covered from head to foot/toe in mud.

Examples of from head to foot/toe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Against Harlow’s advice and much to J.Lo’s dismay, Affleck surprises her in the studio dressed from head to toe in corny Dunkin gear. Krystie Lee Yandoli, Rolling Stone, 11 Feb. 2024 The New Girl star flew in for the Patou show on January 25 sporting slightly different versions of the shade from head to toe, starting with a chunky cobalt blue crewneck sweater and a lighter blue tweed miniskirt. Hanna Lustig, Glamour, 26 Jan. 2024 This set solves that, with five travel-sized items that moisturize from head to toe. Annie Gabillet, Travel + Leisure, 31 Oct. 2023 In the lawsuit, Hunter writes that one scene required him to wear a robe and be covered in fake blood from head to toe. Democrat-Gazette Staff From Wire Reports, arkansasonline.com, 17 Jan. 2024 Two elderly women stop eating their lunch to study me from head to toe. Audra Heinrichs, Vogue, 6 Dec. 2023 Union arrived at the show dressed in green plaid from head to toe. Gabi Thorne, Allure, 20 Sep. 2023 The mother-daughter duo sparkled from head to toe in matching metallic Dolce & Gabbana dresses. Bailey Richards, Peoplemag, 26 Dec. 2023 After years of rigorous training, Kempton was initiated as a monk, was given the name Durgananda (which means bliss of the divine mother) and began dressing in red from head to toe. Sasha Weiss, New York Times, 22 Dec. 2023 See More

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“From head to foot/toe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/from%20head%20to%20foot%2Ftoe. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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