all up
{adj. phr.}, {informal} Near to certain death or defeat without any more chance or hope. * /With their ammunition gone the patrol knew that it was all up with them./

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • all-up — allˈ up noun and adjective (of loaded aircraft) total (weight) • • • Main Entry: ↑all …   Useful english dictionary

  • all up — adjective Etymology: all (II) + up, adjective 1. : at or very near an end : with death, defeat, or failure hopelessly or unalterably approaching used predicatively and in impersonal constructions with it by night it was all up for the trapped… …   Useful english dictionary

  • all up — Break Break (br[=a]k), v. t. [imp. {broke} (br[=o]k), (Obs. {Brake}); p. p. {Broken} (br[=o] k n), (Obs. {Broke}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Breaking}.] [OE. breken, AS. brecan; akin to OS. brekan, D. breken, OHG. brehhan, G. brechen, Icel. braka to creak …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • all-up — /ˈɔl ʌp / (say awl up) adjective 1. total; inclusive: the all up weight is three tonnes. 2. cumulative: an all up bet …   Australian English dictionary

  • all up — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Near to certain death or defeat without any more chance or hope. * /With their ammunition gone the patrol knew that it was all up with them./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all\ up — adj. phr. informal Near to certain death or defeat without any more chance or hope. With their ammunition gone the patrol knew that it was all up with them …   Словарь американских идиом

  • all up — break, destroy the completeness of; remove a part from; destroy the arrangement of; shatter to pieces; reduce to pieces (e.g., She broke the set of dishes all up ) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • all-up — adjective summarizing everything …   Wiktionary

  • all up —  Finished. Ruined …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • All Up 2 You — «All Up 2 You» Sencillo de Aventura con Wisin Yandel y Akon del álbum The Last y La revolución Publicación 19 de mayo de 2009[1] 5 de junio de 2009 (video …   Wikipedia Español

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