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every bit

1. All of something, as in Eat every bit of that broccoli!
2. In all ways, equally. For example, He is every bit as smart as his sister. Also see every little bit helps.
See also: bit, every

every bit

Informal
In all ways; equally: He is every bit as mean as she is.
See also: bit, every
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After listening to those young men for seven weeks, I can assure you sir, their traumas are every bit as real as ours, their wounds are as deep as ours, and their PTSD is every bit as genuine as ours.
The Irish, Welsh, Scottish and Italian teams who contest the league are all performing well in Europe and Leamy believes the standard is every bit as good as the Premiership in England, which he says is overhyped by Sky.
No less futuristic and every bit as space age, it will form the hub for hundreds of journalists and broadcasters from right across the globe this weekend as they battle to beat each other to the exclusive story and the inside track on what's really going on at the Ryder Cup.
Summary: Paris Hilton looked every bit the blond bombshell at the launch of her new fragrance - Tease.
The successor organisations to the KGB are every bit as active as their predecessor," she told The Sunday Telegraph.
He said: "In a seat that was Labour for 30 years, in the north of England where they said we couldn't win, with a Labour campaign that threw every bit of dirt at us, every class war, every bit of dirt, after the Prime Minister brought forward his entire legislative programme and a mini budget that tried to bribe people with pounds 3 billion to try and save his skin - after all of that, I hope you'll agree that we ended our by-election drought in quite some style.
THE news that developers are to be stopped from ruining more people's lives by building on every bit of space, including back gardens, is to be welcomed.
In other Sheckler news, it seems the little rascal swept the brand new Arby's Action Sports Awards, an honor every bit as weighty as the average Arby's customer.
By definition, every machine on the network saw every bit of data transmitted--this was necessary, to figure out which packets it should grab.
An expert science writer for children, Sara Latta has developed a superb approach to teaching young readers ages 7 to 10 about an astronomical phenomena is a way that is every bit as entertaining as it is informed and informative.
Of course, Nixon had earned every bit of the hatred.
It's a derby which is every bit as heated, every bit and passionate as the big-name clashes in Liverpool, Manchester and beyond.
Her voice ages effortlessly and distinctively when portraying the other characters, whom she characterizes every bit as well.
Here at Angel Eyes we like nothing more than discovering a star is every bit as nice off stage as they are on it.
Our affection for her is every bit as huge as our fear of this dreadful disease.