To the point of doing something - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
to the point of (something or of doing something) (redirected from to the point of doing something)
to the point of (something or of doing something)
To such a degree or extent that something is true or could happen. He was focused on perfecting the project to the point of obsession. He is always so earnest and good-natured, to the point of seeming naïve at times.
to the ˈpoint of something/of doing something to such an extent that a stronger description could be used: The restaurant staff were unhelpful to the point of rudeness. ♢ His remarks were unkind to the point of being cruel.
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What in the world are firearms manufacturers thinking to change the recoil of their sixguns to the point of doing something