The Alternative English Dictionary: all that

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all that
noun: {{head}}
  1. That, and everything similar; all of that kind of thing; and so on, et cetera. {{defdate}}
    • Alexander Pope Snuff, or fan, supply each pause of chat, / With singing, laughing, ogling, and all that.
    • 1809, Lord Byron, letter (to Henry Drury), 25 Jun 1809: He has been all among the worshippers of Fire in Persia and has seen Persepolis and all that.
adjective: {{head}}
  1. (US, slang) Of especially good quality; particularly excellent. {{defdate}}
adverb: {{head}}
  1. (idiomatic) Very. We do not have all that much time to finish.

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