every last


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Adj.1.every last - (used as intensive) every; "every last one of you"
intensifier, intensive - a modifier that has little meaning except to intensify the meaning it modifies; "`up' in `finished up' is an intensifier"; "`honestly' in `I honestly don't know' is an intensifier"
all - quantifier; used with either mass or count nouns to indicate the whole number or amount of or every one of a class; "we sat up all night"; "ate all the food"; "all men are mortal"; "all parties are welcome"
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'n 'me talk, I mean; so he can't tell me how he loves me, an' he's all love, every last hair of 'm.
We went gliding swift along, dead silent, past the tip of the paddle- box, and past the stern; then in a second or two more we was a hundred yards below the wreck, and the darkness soaked her up, every last sign of her, and we was safe, and knowed it.
It would be my advice to persons situated in this way, to not roll or thrash around, because this excites the interest of all the different sorts of animals and makes every last one of them want to turn out and see what is going on, and this makes things worse than they were before, and of course makes you objurgate harder, too, if you can.
Yet every last one of them knew I had nothing but my salary and that I'd always lived a lap ahead of it."
She's gone through Guvutu and Tulagi like a hurricane; every last swine of them in love with her--except Raff.
All the nobility, and all the patriarchs and prophets - every last one of them - and all the archangels, and all the princes and governors and viceroys, were there, - and NO small fry - not a single one.
PKR secretary-general Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail told reporters yesterday that he had reminded party leaders to vacate their schedules for the monthly meetings every last Sunday.
Here, Amanda, skin specialist at Glo Skin Beauty, takes us through her seven steps for removing every last trace.
According to NAB spokesman Thursday, the chairman himself started listening to the complaints of aggrieved people on every last Thursday of every month immediately after assuming the charge of his office.
Henderson may not have the magic of Messi or the star quality of Ronaldo, but he is a role model for squeezing every last drop from the hand he has been dealt.
The charity gala was held in support of Save the Children's work in Jordan and in areas of conflict and crises around the world and the organization's Every Last Child Campaign.