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 History of this Word

"all" is from "eall" (entire) spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.

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grammar is modifier

"all" is a type of small common word

"all" is a part of the expression: after all, all at once, all in all, all of, all of a sudden, all one, all out, all over, all the, and all, at all, of all people

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Meaning 3

Definition

Indicates apiece. Shows that both sides of a game have the same score. Can apply to many different games or scores.

Examples of how the word is used

all illustration The score is four all.
all illustration They are tied at 2-all