leave no stone unturned

El Vikivortaro


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 leave no stone unturned ( en , VE , GR )

  • (esprimo; idiomaĵo)
  • Sono :(lingvo -en-,
    dialekto -AU-


  1. movi ĉielon kaj teron; serĉadi; funde traserĉi (ion)
  2. movi ĉielon kaj teron; zorge fari (taskon)
  1. search thoroughly (for something), looking in every conceivable place
  2. perform a task carefully and thoroughly, not missing any step
    • [He] left unturned no stone / To make my guilt appear, and hide his own.
    • 11an de marto, 2008, "Australia cancel tour of Pakistan", The Guardian (konsultita la 31an de aŭgusto 2015):
      James Sutherland insists Australia had "no alternative" but to cancel the tour. "We have left no stone unturned in trying to ensure the tour could proceed as planned but at the end of the day the safety and security of our employees must come first."