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Meaning of “from top to bottom” in the English Dictionary

"from top to bottom" in British English

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from top to bottom

C2 If you ​search, ​paint, etc. a ​building from top to ​bottom, you ​search, ​paint, etc. all ​parts of it: They ​cleaned the ​house from top to ​bottom.
(Definition of from top to bottom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"from top to bottom" in American English

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from top to bottom

completely: They ​cleaned the ​house from ​top to ​bottom.
(Definition of from top to bottom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “from top to bottom”
in Chinese (Simplified) 彻底…
in Turkish tepeden tırnağa kadar, tamamen…
in Russian сверху донизу…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徹底…
in Polish od góry do dołu…
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