Meaning of “all things considered” in the English Dictionary

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"all things considered" in British English

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all things considered

C1 Someone might say that something is good all things considered to mean it was generally good although the situation was not perfect:

I think the party was great, all things considered - I mean we didn't have much time to get ready, but it still went well.

(Definition of “all things considered” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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