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(as) —— as all get out

Definition of as —— as all get out in English:

North American informal To a great or extreme extent: he was stubborn as all get out
More example sentences
  • I'm descriptive as all get out when it comes to how people speak, but once those words are on paper and there's a grade involved, I turn in to the Prescriptive Grammar Queen.
  • He's cute, dead sexy, funny as all get out, smart, single, and he lives 2,000 miles away.
  • The team ownership was spectacular, and while many of the promotions were campy as all get out, they never did anything halfway.
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