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English definition of “go the whole nine yards”

go the whole nine yards

informal mainly US
to continue doing something dangerous or difficult until it is finished: The weather was terrible but I wanted to go the whole nine yards and get to the top of the mountain.Continue and last
(Definition of go the whole nine yards from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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