all-out
all-out all-out adj. 1. 1 using all available resources. all-out war

Syn: full-scale. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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  • all out — {adv. phr.}, {informal} With all your strength, power, or determination; to the best of your ability; without holding back. Usually used in the phrase go all out . * /We went all out to win the game./ * /John went all out to finish the job and… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all out — {adv. phr.}, {informal} With all your strength, power, or determination; to the best of your ability; without holding back. Usually used in the phrase go all out . * /We went all out to win the game./ * /John went all out to finish the job and… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all-out — adjective Date: 1908 1. made with maximum effort ; thoroughgoing < an all out effort to win the contest > 2. full blown 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • all out — adverb Date: 1895 with full determination or enthusiasm ; with maximum effort used chiefly in the phrase go all out …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • All Out War — may refer to:* All Out War (band), an American thrash metal band * All Out War (album), an EP released by Earth Crisis * All Out War (comics), a publication by DC Comics * All Out War (game), an online PBBG * Total war * Absolute war …   Wikipedia

  • all-out war — {n.} Total war including civilian casualties as opposed to a war that is limited only to armies. * /Hitler was waging an all out war when he invaded Poland./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all-out war — {n.} Total war including civilian casualties as opposed to a war that is limited only to armies. * /Hitler was waging an all out war when he invaded Poland./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • All Out Cricket — is a monthly English cricket magazine which features county and international players in a contemporary lifestyle manner.clarifyme Published by the Professional Cricketers Association and Trinorth, a specialist cricket publisher, it was launched… …   Wikipedia

  • All Out of Love (H & Claire song) — Infobox Single Name = All Out of Love Caption = Artist = H Claire from Album = Another You Another Me A side = Beauty and the Beast B side = Hold Me In Your Arms Released = flagicon|UK November 11, 2002 Format = 2xCD, cassette Recorded = 2002… …   Wikipedia

  • All Out War (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = All Out War Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = USA Genre = Crossover thrash Metalcore Years active = 1993 present Label = None Associated acts = URL =… …   Wikipedia

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