to the nth degree
To the utmost, as in They'd decked out the house to the nth degree. This expression comes from mathematics, where to the nth means “to any required power” (n standing for any number). It was first recorded in 1852.
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“He turned pale, trembled to a great degree, was much agitated, and began to cry,” she told the court.
Sands was involved in a scandalous-for-the-time romance with the carpenter and there were rumors she was pregnant with his child.
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It is only just to say, that the officers exhibited a degree of courage far beyond any thing we had expected from them.
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He asked what time was usually spent in determining between right and wrong, and what degree of expense?Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift