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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 Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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