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the whole schmear

All the related elements of something; something in its entirety. Typically used to indicate that something is or will be done completely or fully, without mentioning all of the specifics. I want a traditional wedding, with the cake, the dress—the whole schmear. Our customers can expect the whole schmear—first-class flights, four-star accommodation, and the best restaurants in the entire city.
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the whole schmear

everything possible or available; every aspect of something. North American informal
Schmear (also spelled schmeer , shmear , or shmeer ) means ‘bribery’ or ‘flattery’, and comes from the Yiddish verb schmirn meaning ‘grease’ or ‘flatter’.
1970 Lawrence Sanders The Anderson Tapes I want a complete list…Any thing and everything…The whole shmear.
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the whole schmear

(...ʃmɪr)
n. the entire amount; the entire affair. (Based on Yiddish.) I’ll take a hamburger with everything on it—the whole schmear.
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whole schmear

The entirety of something; everything.
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And when the circulation managers took breaks and pondered all these matters -- plus the possibility of zoning by lifestyles and life stages, as suggested by Riverside's Osmon -- they retreated to a snack area stocked with coffee, bagels mitt schmear and, of course, newspapers.
English' words like SCHLOCK and SCHMEAR were likewise stolen from Yiddish.
Think of the Double Chocolate Twirl as a cinnamon roll with chocolate replacing the cinnamon, in both the dough and the schmear.
This is not difficult because they work so well in all sorts of salsas, salads, and sandwiches, or in my ease, sliced red onion atop a schmear of cream cheese on whole-grain bread for breakfast.
He failed to cut spending, failed to brake the growth of government, failed to tell the truth: We're spending too much on Social Security, Medicare, entitlements, UDAG, the whole schmear.
Bagel meets schmear in this new snack from Taunton, Mass.
She also recently teamed up with the Detroit Institute of Bagels for a fundraising event for the synagogue, selling homemade bagels and Suddenly Sauer cream cheese, named "Downtown Schmear.
Rather, it is to safeguard flavor and texture that millions of Americans turn to smoked salmon, or what they somewhat mistakenly call lox on a bagel with a schmear each morning.
Bleu Mont Dairy created Earth Schmear cheese with a filtered brew made from the soil around Blue Mounds, Wis.
I taught them how to construct and layer properlydensest on the bottomand how you can schmear with imprudence, and to be gentle with the lox, as it is the sandwich's soul.
Rich with ground almonds, Baker's Style Almond Schmear was developed for making rugelach and other pastries, and the Baker's Style NY Blackout Schmear is a satiny bakeable chocolate filling made with dark cocoa.
Not only is it delicious on a morning bagel with a schmear, but it can also figure into some of the most elegant, sophisticated dishes.