leave no stone unturned Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "leave no stone unturned" - English Dictionary

See all translations

leave no stone unturned

C2 to do everything you can to achieve a good result, especially when looking for something: He left no stone unturned in his search for his natural mother.
Translations of “leave no stone unturned”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指尋找東西時)竭盡全力,不遺餘力…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指寻找东西时)竭尽全力,不遗余力…
(Definition of leave no stone unturned from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More