"when all is said and done" meaning in English

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Phrase

Audio: En-au-when all is said and done.ogg [Australia]
Head templates: {{head|en|phrase|head=when all is said and done}} when all is said and done
  1. (idiomatic) in the end; ultimately Tags: idiomatic
    Sense id: when_all_is_said_and_done-en-phrase-MjTQY5le Categories (other): English subordinate clauses Synonyms: at the end of the day, in summary, when all's said and done, after all is said and done Translations (in the end): comptat i debatut (Catalan), al cap i a la fi (Catalan), loppujen lopuksi (Finnish), en fin de compte (French), finalement (French), au bout du compte (French), au final (French), þegar öll kurl eru komin til grafar (Icelandic), i ndeireadh na dála (Irish), in conclusione (Italian), w ostatecznym rozrachunku (Polish), koniec końców (Polish), в коне́чном счёте (v konéčnom sčóte) (Russian), a la postre (Spanish)

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