Meaning of “the whole bit” in the English Dictionary

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"the whole bit" in British English

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the whole bit

UK US the whole enchilada, the whole nine yards

informal the whole of something, including everything that is related to it:

He's into jogging, squash, aerobics, the whole exercise bit.

(Definition of “the whole bit” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"the whole bit" in American English

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the whole bit

also the whole shebang, the whole thing

everything related to an activity or idea:

He’s got a fancy stove, gourmet cookware, the whole shebang.
I fell asleep and missed the whole thing.

(Definition of “the whole bit” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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