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"of all people" in British English

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of all people

used to show that you are ​especiallysurprised at a ​particular person's ​behaviour because it does not ​seemtypical of them: I ​thought that you, of all people, would ​believe me!
(Definition of of all people from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"of all people" in American English

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of all people

(also of all things/places)
especially: I ​thought that you, of all ​people, would ​believe me!
(Definition of of all people from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “of all people”
in Chinese (Simplified) 在所有的人当中偏偏(或唯有)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在所有的人當中偏偏(或唯有)…
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