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"pull out all the stops" in British English

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pull out all the stops

to do everything you can to make something successful: They pulled out all the stops for their daughter's wedding.
(Definition of pull out all the stops from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pull out all the stops" in American English

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pull out all the stops

to make a lot of effort to do something well: The kids pulled out all the stops and organized a really great party.
(Definition of pull out all the stops from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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