to bits
phrasal totally, thoroughly <
thrilled to bits
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • to bits — 1. (to fall, etc) apart 2. Very much (informal) • • • Main Entry: ↑bit * * * 1) into pieces he smashed it to bits with a hammer 2) informal very much; to a great degree …   Useful english dictionary

  • to bits — ► to bits 1) into pieces. 2) informal very much; to a great degree. Main Entry: ↑bit …   English terms dictionary

  • to bits — informal 1) into small pieces fall to bits: I ve only had these shoes a few weeks and they re already falling to bits. The vase hit the floor and was smashed to bits. 2) very much He s thrilled to bits. I love you to bits …   English dictionary

  • to bits — 1》 into pieces. 2》 informal very much. → bit …   English new terms dictionary

  • (to) bits — …   Useful english dictionary

  • blow something to bits — blow something to bits/pieces/ phrase to completely destroy something in an explosion, so that it breaks into many small pieces The entire car was blown to bits when the device went off. Thesaurus: to destroy, or to be destroyed with an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • love someone to bits — love (someone/something) to bits informal to like or to love someone or something a lot. Clive s the nicest person I know. I love him to bits. Do you like your new bike, then? Oh, I love it to bits! …   New idioms dictionary

  • love something to bits — love (someone/something) to bits informal to like or to love someone or something a lot. Clive s the nicest person I know. I love him to bits. Do you like your new bike, then? Oh, I love it to bits! …   New idioms dictionary

  • love to bits — love (someone/something) to bits informal to like or to love someone or something a lot. Clive s the nicest person I know. I love him to bits. Do you like your new bike, then? Oh, I love it to bits! …   New idioms dictionary

  • thrilled to bits —    If you are thrilled to bits, you are extremely pleased or excited about something.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    Someone who is thrilled to bits is extremely pleased about something.     Julie was thrilled to bits when her project… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

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