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all and sundry

Everybody. Jason bought drinks for all and sundry to celebrate his promotion.
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all and sundry

Cliché everyone; one and all. Cold drinks were served to all and sundry.
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all and sundry

One and all, as in The salesman gave samples to all and sundry. [Late 1400s]
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various and sundry

Of different kinds, miscellaneous, as in Various and sundry items did not sell, so they'll probably hold another auction. This expression is a redundancy, the two adjectives meaning just about the same thing.
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all and sundry

All and sundry means everyone rather than particular people. I made tea for all and sundry at the office. He was well known to all and sundry.
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all and sundry

everyone.
1991 Sunday Times In the manner of an Oscar-winner, she thanks all and sundry for their help.
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ˌall and ˈsundry

(informal) everyone; people of all kinds: I don’t like you talking about my personal problems to all and sundry.
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various and sundry

Different and unspecified items. “Various” means “several different things.” So does “sundry” (variety stores sold sundry goods), so to report that “the meeting discussed various and sundry topics” is to be redundant. But that's never stopped all but the linguistically fastidious from using such expressions.
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That our work, therefore, might be in no danger of being likened to the labours of these historians, we have taken every occasion of interspersing through the whole sundry similes, descriptions, and other kind of poetical embellishments.
To which Joe returned no answer, but with a very ominous shake of the head, resumed his old position, which he would have peacefully preserved until the house shut up at night, but that Mr Cobb, stimulated by the wonder of the company at the young man's presumption, retorted with sundry taunts, which proved too much for flesh and blood to bear.
After a great many jokes about squeezing the ladies' sleeves, and a vast quantity of blushing at sundry jocose proposals, that the ladies should sit in the gentlemen's laps, the whole party were stowed down in the barouche; and the stout gentleman proceeded to hand the things from the fat boy (who had mounted up behind for the purpose) into the carriage.
Limited Tenders are invited for Tender For The Procurement Of Sundry Store Items As Per Original Branded Specification-Reg
Lodge will work throughout Farmway's trading area in Yorkshire, County Durham and Northumberland and is responsible for sales of livestock feeding and handling equipment, fencing, fuel tanks and other agricultural sundry products.
But I don't have to make such grave pronouncements; the show itself warns viewers from warming to its characters, essentially by providing almost pathetically halfhearted portraits of a cross-section of characters apparently recruited from sundry United Colors of Benetton ads.
Sherwin-Williams has acquired privately held Paint Sundry Brands Corp.
The enhancement program, launched upon W&M's acquisition of the property in January 2001, includes: fully renovated elevator cabs and lobbies, common corridors, and restrooms; a remodeled and expanded fitness center with locker rooms; a remodeled and expanded dining facility; a relocated and expanded sundry shop; new interior and exterior directional and identification signage; landscaping enhancements and installation of a new energy management system.
Robert Danjanic of Yakima County, Washington, suffered a head injury from a fall a few years ago and was plagued thereafter with sundry psychiatric problems.
I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Charles Cobaugh, the Paint Sundry sector leader and Drew Cook, the Company's Controller and Chief Accounting Officer for their years of excellent and dedicated service to Tufco.
com/research/3edfbe/china_other_everyd) has announced the addition of the "China other everyday sundry goods manufacturing industry, 2010" report to their offering.
Contract award: Supply, Support and Maintenance of a Sundry Debtors System.
The Independent Film Channel strikes first, with Film Fanatic Fridays, an hour featuring three shows, done on the (very) cheap, parodying sundry aspects of the film industry.
Cobaugh, "This is an exciting opportunity for both the Tufco and Foremost paint sundry businesses.
Amenities include a business center, suite shop, sundry shop, exercise room, guest laundry room, a board room/conference room, outdoor swimming pool, whirlpool, two gas barbecue grills, sports court and a patio area.