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the whole kit and caboodle

All the parts of a group of things. I had a collection I'd been putting together for nearly 25 years, and burglars stole the whole kit and caboodle. John has some awesome camping gear, and he let us borrow the whole kit and caboodle for the weekend.
See also: and, caboodle, kit, whole

whole kit and caboodle

Inf. a group of pieces of equipment or belongings. (The word caboodle is used only in this expression.) When I bought Bob's motorhome, I got furniture, refrigerator, and linenthe whole kit and caboodle. The salesman managed to sell John the whole kit and caboodle.
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Five social media networks were identified as the most prominent in the current retailing literature: Facebook, Kaboodle, MySpace, Twitter, and YouTube.
Despues trabaje con una compania con mas trayectoria, que se llama Kaboodle, dirigida por el actor director Lee Beagley.
We believe that Kaboodle will bring to social shopping what MySpace has brought to social media.
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Again, he was one of Dick Hern's so I was very au fait with their kit and kaboodle.
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The Beatles' mercurial guitarist has taken the album's anniversary as the cue to remaster the collection and add bonus tracks, expanded sleevenotes and put the whole kaboodle in a lovely little box.
Or you may hand the whole kaboodle over to a CRM call center to manage for you, like Saturn does with EDS and IMediaWorld.
Kit & Kaboodle Curriculum is a highly interactive online elementary science curriculum.
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A young sales promotion writer once brought me copy that included the phrase the whole kitten kaboodle.
A prime example is the Kitchen Kaboodle building at Northwest 23rd and Flanders.