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at all cost(s)

(also at any cost)B2 If something must be done or ​avoided at all ​costs, it must be done or ​avoided whatever ​happens: Security during the president's ​visit must be ​maintained at all ​costs. He ​wanted her at any cost, ​even if it ​meant giving up everything he had.
(Definition of at all cost(s) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “at all cost(s)”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不惜任何代价, 无论如何…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不惜任何代價, 無論如何…
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