Meaning of “from (the) cradle to (the) grave” in the English Dictionary

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"from (the) cradle to (the) grave" in British English

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from (the) cradle to (the) grave

for all of a person's life:

She lived in the same village from the cradle to the grave.

(Definition of “from (the) cradle to (the) grave” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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