be all over something


be all over something
v. like (something); be fascinated by; be obsessed by.

He really likes her, he's all over her.


English slang. 2015.

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  • all over bar the shouting — (of a happening, contest, etc) as good as over, virtually finished or decided • • • Main Entry: ↑shout * * * all over bar the shouting british informal phrase used for saying that something has nearly finished and it is obvious what the final… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • all-over — all ,over adjective covering the surface of something completely: an all over tan …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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