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Princeton's WordNet

  1. all too, only tooadverb

    to a high degree

    "she is all too ready to accept the job"

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  1. only too

    "Only too" is an idiomatic phrase that is used to emphasize the excessive or extreme nature of a particular situation, action, or characteristic. It implies that something is more than necessary, suitable, or desirable. It can also denote eagerness or readiness to do something.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of only too in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of only too in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of only too in a Sentence

  1. Samuel Adams:

    The Legislative has no Right to absolute arbitrary Power over the Lives and Fortunes of the People: Nor can Mortals assume a Prerogative not only too high for Men but for Angels, and therefore reserv’d for the Exercise of the Deity alone.

  2. Herbert Butterfield:

    But the greatest menace to our civilization today is the conflict between giant organized systems of self-righteousness -- each system only too delighted to find that the other is wicked -- each only too glad that the sins give it the pretext for still deeper hatred and animosity.

  3. Louis-Ferdinand Céline:

    When you're not used to comfort and good things to eat, you're intoxicated by them in no time. Truth's only too pleased to leave you. Very little is ever needed for Truth to let go of you. And after all, you're not really very keen to keep hold of it.

  4. Wilhelm von Humboldt:

    Freedom is but the possibility of a various and indefinite activity; while government, or the exercise of dominion, is a single, yet real activity. The longing for freedom, therefore, is at first only too frequently suggested by the deep-felt consciousness of its absence.

  5. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    Whether wealth bring the curse of selfishness along with it, or that the leaven was in our nature, only dormant till called forth by circumstances, we are only too apt to misuse it, even as others have done before us.

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