What does leave no stone unturned mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. leave no stone unturned(verb)

    search thoroughly and exhaustively

    "The police left no stone unturned in looking for the President's murderer"


  1. leave no stone unturned(Verb)

    To search thoroughly for something, looking in every conceivable place.

  2. leave no stone unturned(Verb)

    (By extension) To do a task very carefully and thoroughly, not missing any step.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of leave no stone unturned in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of leave no stone unturned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Euripides:

    Leave no stone unturned.

  2. Darin LaHood:

    This is going to be a competitive race. I'm going to work really hard, and I'm going to leave no stone unturned.

  3. Rob MacGillivray:

    We have put in an extraordinary review to ensure that we do everything, leave no stone unturned, to be able to as far as possible identify the source of this infection.

  4. Doug Ford:

    Rob’s in a massive battle right now, and we’re just going to keep fighting and do whatever we can, leave no stone unturned, and making sure he gets as much help as he needs.

  5. Eileen Decker:

    We have made a solemn commitment to the victims and their families that we will leave no stone unturned as we gather as much information and evidence as possible, these victims and families deserve nothing less.

Images & Illustrations of leave no stone unturned

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Translations for leave no stone unturned

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • minden követ megmozgatHungarian
  • камня на камне не оставитьRussian

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