all-time all-time adj. 1. unsurpassed in some respect up to the present. prices at an all-time high; morale at an all-time low; among the all-time great lefthanders [WordNet 1.5]

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  • all-time — ˈall time adjective all time low/​high/​peak/​record the lowest or highest that something has ever been: • The news caused the dollar to fall to an all time low against the euro. • Orders rose 35% to an all time high for May. * * * all time UK US …   Financial and business terms

  • all-time — adj used when you compare things to say that one of them is the best, worst etc that there has ever been an all time high/low ▪ The price of wheat had reached an all time low. ▪ They reached an all time record score …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • all-time — all ,time adjective only before noun used for comparing someone or something with all the other people or things of the same type that have ever existed: Bogart has got to be one of the all time greats. Interest rates are at an all time high …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • all-time — adjective Date: 1914 1. full time 1 2. being for or of all time up to and including the present; especially exceeding all others of all time < an all time best seller > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • all-time — /awl tuym /, adj. 1. never surpassed or greater: Production will reach an all time high. 2. regarded as such in its entire history: an all time favorite song. [1910 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • all-time — adj. All time is used with these nouns: ↑classic, ↑favourite, ↑hero, ↑high, ↑low, ↑peak, ↑record …   Collocations dictionary

  • all-time — adjective unsurpassed up to the present time …   Wiktionary

  • all-time — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. champion, record breaking, unsurpassed, to the greatest extent, never surpassed, never greater, unequaled; see also best 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • All Time Low — Datos generales Origen …   Wikipedia Español

  • ¡All-Time Quarterback! — Background information Genres Alternative rock Years active 1997–2002 …   Wikipedia

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