"all told" meaning in English

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Adverb

Audio: en-au-all told.ogg [Australia]
Etymology: From all + told (“counted”), from the original, now archaic sense of tell, which see. Etymology templates: {{m|en|all}} all, {{m|en|told||counted}} told (“counted”), {{m|en|tell}} tell Head templates: {{en-adv|-}} all told (not comparable)
  1. (idiomatic) With everything included, counted, or summed; in total. Tags: idiomatic, not-comparable
    Sense id: all_told-en-adv-4bqQBRCv Categories (other): English idiomatic construction prototypes Synonyms: altogether, all in all, all things considered Related terms: all in all Translations (with all included, counted, or summed): en tout (French), tout compris (French), au total (French), en total (Galician), forþġerīmed (Old English), sumując (Polish), ao todo (Portuguese), allt som allt (Swedish)

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