from tip to toe

from tip to toe

Encompassing one's entire body; from top to bottom. Typically refers to how one is dressed and groomed. This is a fancy event, so you need to look good from tip to toe. Schedule a haircut and shine your shoes.
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from tip to toe

Fig. from the top to the bottom. She is wearing all new clothes from tip to toe. The house needs to be cleaned thoroughly from tip to toe.
See also: tip, toe
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In keeping with Audi's conservative image, there is nothing ostentatious about the design and the new coupes are very pure when it comes to style with sleek lines set off by a slight power bulge in the bonnet, a prominent grille and a wavy body line flowing from tip to toe.
In keeping with Audi's conservative image there is nothing ostentatious about the design and the new coupes are very pure when it comes to style with sleek lines set off by a slight power bulge in the bonnet, a prominent grille and a wavy body line flowing from tip to toe.
If the app says that the child is high risk but we are unable to find any such indication from the facial features, then we will run a series of tests from tip to toe to find out," she explained.
From tip to toe, they may be as much as two metres long but it is difficult to measure because they arch gracefully, like a swan's neck.
Firstly, you can see it from tip to toe in all its glory - it touches the ground lightly and you can freely walk underneath its structure, unlike so many other tall structures which rest on plinths or crash into the ground thoughtlessly.
Crabtree & Evelyn says its new Botanical Body and Hand Care Collection, which blends tarocco orange, eucalyptus and sage, is inspired by the European tradition of citrus colognes that are used to fragrance the body from tip to toe and even to spritz throughout the home.
George Wills, managing director of Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE, explained that the new Cayenne GTS is not simply a vehicle positioned between the Cayenne S and Cayenne Turbo, but represents a model "with its own distinctive character developed from tip to toe for emotionally-charged sportiness.
Restyled from tip to toe - only the door handles and roof aerial are carried forward from the standard Astra - and with a front suspension set up taken from Vauxhall's potent Insignia VXR, the GTC looks swish and handles impressively.
So stick to these beauty rules, and you'll be looking bang on trend from tip to toe.
ONLY Audi can claim its latest offering is A1 from tip to toe.
In his press speech Hiddink said there were two options in front of them the first one was to join the finals matches of 2012 and the other option was to refresh the team from tip to toe.
On board this customized 38ft luxury coach, visitors will be pampered from tip to toe with a range of complimentary treatments that include rejuvenating facials, makeovers, skin test, energizing massages and male grooming; all with NIVEA's unique expertise and leading range of beauty and skin care products.
The Promise of Sleep, a historical and factual work by the virtual pied piper of "a good night's sleep," not only heralds the start of a revolution for a healthier, more productive, alert and living-longer society, but if readers take heed, it will from tip to toe deliver what it promises.
COLD FEET star John Thomson's beer belly might be a bit WOBBLY - but his love life is giving him a warm glow from tip to toe.
Now eight weeks old, she measured a stunning 56cms when she was born - almost 2ft from tip to toe.