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every man jack of us/them

dated Everyone in a particular group. The phrase is not only used to apply to men. I don't know how many people live in this city, but every man jack of them was riding the subway with me this morning!
See also: every, jack, man, of

every man Jack

each and every person. informal
Jack is a pet name form of the forename John. It was sometimes used in informal American speech as a form of address to a man whose name you did not know, and as a generic name for any ordinary or working- class man.
See also: every, jack, man
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The crew had known almost as soon as I that we were doomed to cross thirty, and I am inclined to believe that every man jack of them was tickled to death, for the spirits of adventure and romance still live in the hearts of men of the twenty-second century, even though there be little for them to feed upon between thirty and one hundred seventy-five.
I'll wager every man Jack of them is over the side to- morrow, hunting for Wolf Larsen as contentedly as ever they hunted for Death Larsen.
What Benitez has now is two full teams of decent players and he will need every man jack of them during a long slog through 46 matches.
But every man jack of them could hold their heads high after what was a super effort against a very good side.
Joe Lunch Buckets every man Jack of them, earning an average $26,979 a year and a family income worth LE 240,000.
He said: "Their defence worked their socks off and you give them full credit for that, every man jack of them.
Chairman Sam Naylor said: "It was a great effort and I was proud of every man jack of them.
The respect and affection in which Thomas is held by the team is bound to ensure that every man Jack of them busts a gut for his cause as well as their own and that of the team.
They might not spend all their waking hours talking about the dangers, but every man jack of them is acutely aware that the cocktail of half a ton of horse hurtling round a racecourse over fences and hurdles is a set of serious accidents waiting to happen.
Above all they are winners, every man jack of them, and deserve our grateful thanks for mighty deeds done and memories secured.
The orchestra played on manfully but every man Jack of them knew they were doomed.
In the meantime I would be happy to see every man jack of them go off on the long-term sick,and lets see if it makes a blind bit of difference.
Why doesn't every man jack of them listen to the Welsh public and resign?