all over the shop
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- Alternative form of all over the place.
1823, Edmund Burke, “Chronicle, March 1822”, The Annual Register, or a view of the history, politics, and literature, of the year 1822, volume 64, page 52:
- While witness was in the shop, a gentleman came running in, and retched all over the shop. He cried out to the boy, "What have you given me here?"