of all things

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Definition of of all things

used to emphasize that the thing one is referring to is the thing one would least expectThe coach is making the entire football team take, of all things, ballet classes.

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“Of all things.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/of%20all%20things. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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