Meaning of “pull out all the stops” in the English Dictionary

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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)