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"to top it all" in British English

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to top it all

UK (US and Australian English to top it all off)C2 If you have been ​describingbad things that ​happened, and then say that to top it all something ​elsehappened, you ​mean that the ​final thing was ​evenworse: The ​washingmachineflooded, my ​carbroke down, then to top it all I ​locked myself out of the ​house.
(Definition of to top it all from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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