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Lock, Stock, and Barrel

Lock, Stock, and Barrel

Synonymous with expressions like the whole enchilada or the whole shebang, the English idiom lock, stock and barrel means absolutely everything. For example:

Luigi lost everything that he owned -
lock, stock and barrel - during the financial crisis.

When you want to emphasize that you are talking about
every single thing, as in the sentence with Luigi above, you can use the English idiom lock, stock and barrel. What English idiom, on the other hand, could you use to refer to nothing?

Which of the following English expressions means
nothing?

a) zip
b) zilch
c) zippo


Check your answer here.

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