to the full
- Fully; completely.
1934, Agatha Christie, chapter 1, in Murder on the Orient Express, London: HarperCollins, published 2017, page 7:
- 'Brrrrr,' said Lieutenant Dubosc, realizing to the full how cold he was.
- Without any reservation; taking the greatest advantage of the situation.
- Now that I'm retired, I feel I can live life to the full.