to the hilt


to the hilt

we will support our leaders to the hilt

Syn:
completely, fully, wholly, totally, absolutely, entirely, utterly, unreservedly, unconditionally, in every respect, in all respects, one hundred percent, every inch, to the full, to the maximum extent, all the way, body and soul, heart and soul

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  • To the Hilt — Infobox Album | Name = To the Hilt Type = Album Artist = Golden Earring Released = January 1976 Recorded = autum 1975 Genre = Hard Rock, Progressive rock Length = 44:11 Label = Polydor Producer = Golden Earring Reviews = * Allmusic (2/5)… …   Wikipedia

  • to the hilt — or[up to the hilt] {adv. phr.} To the limit; as far as possible; completely. * /The other boys on the team told Tom he couldn t quit. They said, You re in this to the hilt. / * /The Smith s house is mortgaged up to the hilt./ Compare: HEART AND… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to the hilt — or[up to the hilt] {adv. phr.} To the limit; as far as possible; completely. * /The other boys on the team told Tom he couldn t quit. They said, You re in this to the hilt. / * /The Smith s house is mortgaged up to the hilt./ Compare: HEART AND… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to the hilt — phrasal 1. to the very limit ; completely < the farm was mortgaged to the hilt > 2. with nothing lacking < played the role to the hilt > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • to the hilt — adverb completely, fully, to ones limit You cant expect him to spare any more money, because hes borrowed up to the hilt from the bank for his new apartment …   Wiktionary

  • up to the hilt — See: TO THE HILT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • up to the hilt — See: TO THE HILT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hilt — /hilt/, n. 1. the handle of a sword or dagger. 2. the handle of any weapon or tool. 3. to the hilt, to the maximum extent or degree; completely; fully: to play the role to the hilt. Also, up to the hilt. v.t. 4. to furnish with a hilt. [bef. 900; …   Universalium

  • The Power Sword — is a fictional sword from the Masters of the Universe toyline, sometimes also referred to as the Sword of Power and the Sword of Grayskull. It started out as a mystical object in the early stories, in which Skeletor tries to obtain both halves… …   Wikipedia

  • Hilt — The hilt (sometimes called the haft) of a sword is its handle, consisting of a guard,grip and pommel. The guard may contain a crossguard or quillons. A tassel or sword knot may be attached to the guard or pommel. Pommel The pommel (the name is… …   Wikipedia

  • The Night Angel Trilogy — The Way of Shadows Shadow s Edge Beyond the Shadows Author Brent Weeks Cover artist Illustrator: Calvin Chu Design: Peter Cotton Country United States …   Wikipedia


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