all over the place

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Adjective[redakti]

all over the place

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variantega, senkohera, nekonstanta; memkontraŭdira; memkontraŭdire; ne kongrui; ne akordi; malfirma; sen klara sinsekvo, kondutado, okazado aŭ sistemo
  1. luksemburga Inconsistent; lacking a clear pattern; with a large amount of variation.
    I asked each person in turn, and their answers were all over the place.

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Adverb[redakti]

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  1. luksemburga Using the available space thoroughly or completely.
    I took a big piece of paper and then just painted flowers all over the place.
  2. luksemburga In multiple directions, sometimes in a random or near random pattern.
    They started firing all over the place.
  3. everywhere
    In Genoa there are stray cats all over the place.
    I poured a big glass of milk but then it spilled all over the place.

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Prepositional phrase[redakti]

all over the place

  1. luksemburga Covering a location thoroughly or completely.
    When the house caught on fire the firemen came and sprayed water all over the place.
  2. luksemburga At multiple locations in the vicinity.
    I've been looking for you all over the place.
    When we got to the amusement park we went all over the place.
    The cart fell over and there were apples all over the place.
  3. luksemburga In multiple directions, sometimes in a random or near random pattern.
    They started firing all over the place.
  4. luksemburga Lacking a clear pattern; with a large amount of variation.
    I asked each person in turn, and their answers were all over the place.

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Synonyms[redakti]

  • (covering a location thoroughly): everywhere
  • (at multiple locations):
  • (lacking a clear pattern): at random

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