What Does By Any Means Possible Mean?

Would you by any chance happen to know?

It should be: Do you know where the church is, by any chance.

You usually use the idiom “by any chance” at the end or in the middle of a sentence, but it’s also grammatically correct, though not common, if you use it at the beginning of a sentence..

What does by any means necessary mean?

Definition of by any means necessary : by doing whatever is needed He vowed that he would succeed by any means necessary.

What is the meaning of by any chance?

phrase. You can use by any chance when you are asking questions in order to find out whether something that you think might be true is actually true.

Who says by any means necessary?

The phrase was later used by French intellectual Jean-Paul Sartre in his play Dirty Hands and entered the popular civil rights culture through a speech given by Malcolm X at the Organization of Afro-American Unity founding rally on June 28, 1964.

What does the phrase on the take mean?

1. someone in an official position who is on the take is accepting bribes (=money in return for doing something wrong) It turned out the police officer was on the take.

Is not by any means?

Definition of not by any means : in no way : not at all It’s not by any means certain that he’ll come.

What does by all mean mean?

You can say ‘by all means’ to tell someone that you are very willing to allow them to do something. [formulae] “Can I come and have a look at your house?”—”Yes, by all means.” Synonyms: certainly, surely, of course, definitely More Synonyms of by all means.

Is by all means formal?

FORMAL. This page is about the conversational phrase by all means.

Do you happen Meaning?

This just means, “Do you have change for a pound, by any chance?”

What does by all accounts mean?

all reports availableFrom all reports available, from what everyone is saying. For example, By all accounts the party was a great success, or They spent a fortune on their cruise, according to all accounts. These phrases rely on account in the sense of “a particular report or description of some event.” [ Late 1700s]

What does the phrase end all be all mean?

The be all end all is defined as something or someone who is considered to be a perfect specimen or the best and most desired. An example of be-all-end-all is winning an Academy Award for a celebrity.

Do you by any chance?

You can use by any chance when you are asking questions in order to find out whether something that you think might be true is actually true.

Whose life is this mine what are you going to do with it live it by any means necessary?

Jefferson Pierce : And who’s life is this? Students : Mine. Jefferson Pierce : And what are you gonna do with it? Students : Live it by any means necessary.