to a man
phrasal without exception

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • to a man — {adv. phr.} Without exception; with all agreeing. * /The workers voted to a man to go on strike./ * /To a man John s friends stood by him in his trouble./ Compare: EVERY LAST MAN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to a man — {adv. phr.} Without exception; with all agreeing. * /The workers voted to a man to go on strike./ * /To a man John s friends stood by him in his trouble./ Compare: EVERY LAST MAN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To put to a stand — Put Put, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Put}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Putting}.] [AS. potian to thrust: cf. Dan. putte to put, to put into, Fries. putje; perh. akin to W. pwtio to butt, poke, thrust; cf. also Gael. put to push, thrust, and E. potter, v. i.] 1. To …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A Man and a Woman — Infobox Film name = A Man and a Woman caption = original film poster director = Claude Lelouch writer = Claude Lelouch, Pierre Uytterhoeven starring = Anouk Aimée, Jean Louis Trintignant producer = Claude Lelouch distributor= Allied Artists… …   Wikipedia

  • A man of mark — Mark Mark, n. [OE. marke, merke, AS. mearc; akin to D. merk, MHG. marc, G. marke, Icel. mark, Dan. m[ae]rke; cf. Lith. margas party colored. [root]106, 273. Cf. {Remark}.] 1. A visible sign or impression made or left upon anything; esp., a line,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To a turn — Turn Turn, n. 1. The act of turning; movement or motion about, or as if about, a center or axis; revolution; as, the turn of a wheel. [1913 Webster] 2. Change of direction, course, or tendency; different order, position, or aspect of affairs;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To have a man out — Have Have (h[a^]v), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Had} (h[a^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Having}. Indic. present, I {have}, thou {hast}, he {has}; we, ye, they {have}.] [OE. haven, habben, AS. habben (imperf. h[ae]fde, p. p. geh[ae]fd); akin to OS. hebbian, D.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To a God Unknown — infobox Book | name = To a God Unknown title orig = translator = image caption = First edition To a God Unknown cover author = John Steinbeck cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Novel publisher = Robert O.… …   Wikipedia

  • To come or draw to a head — Head Head (h[e^]d), n. [OE. hed, heved, heaved, AS. he[ a]fod; akin to D. hoofd, OHG. houbit, G. haupt, Icel. h[ o]fu[eth], Sw. hufvud, Dan. hoved, Goth. haubi[thorn]. The word does not correspond regularly to L. caput head (cf. E. {Chief},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To come to a head — Come Come, v. i. [imp. {Came}; p. p. {Come}; p. pr & vb. n. {Coming}.] [OE. cumen, comen, AS. cuman; akin to OS.kuman, D. komen, OHG. queman, G. kommen, Icel. koma, Sw. komma, Dan. komme, Goth. giman, L. venire (gvenire), Gr. ? to go, Skr. gam.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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