for\ all\ one\ is\ worth

With all of your strength; as hard as you can.

Roger ran for all he was worth to catch the bus.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • for all one is worth — With all one s might or energy • • • Main Entry: ↑worth …   Useful english dictionary

  • for all one is worth — ► for all one is worth informal as energetically or enthusiastically as one can. Main Entry: ↑worth …   English terms dictionary

  • for all one is worth — as hard as one can I will try for all I am worth to help you get the job at the supermarket …   Idioms and examples

  • for all one is worth — With all of your strength; as hard as you can. * /Roger ran for all he was worth to catch the bus./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • for all one is worth — With all of your strength; as hard as you can. * /Roger ran for all he was worth to catch the bus./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • for all one is worth — idi to the utmost: She ran for all she was worth[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • for all one is worth — adverb Intensely, vigorously, with as much effort as one can supply. You should see him out there in the snow, shoveling for all hes worth …   Wiktionary

  • for all one is worth — informal as energetically or enthusiastically as one can. → worth …   English new terms dictionary

  • for all one is worth — phrasal to the fullest extent of one s value or ability …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • for all one's worth — wholeheartedly, with all that is in him …   English contemporary dictionary


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