stop at nothing

stop at nothing
to be willing to do anything in order to achieve something, even if it is dangerous or harms other people.

She's one of these people who sets herself a goal and then she'll stop at nothing to achieve it.

(often + to do something)

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  • stop at nothing — see under ↑nothing • • • Main Entry: ↑stop * * * stop at nothing phrase to do anything to get what you want, even if it is very bad They will stop at nothing to get him elected. Thesaurus: to try hard to do or get somethingsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • stop at nothing to do — stop at nothing (to do (something)) to be willing to do anything to get what you want. She sets herself a goal and then stops at nothing to achieve it. Usage notes: often used in the form will stop at nothing: Those people will stop at nothing,… …   New idioms dictionary

  • stop at nothing — (to do (something)) to be willing to do anything to get what you want. She sets herself a goal and then stops at nothing to achieve it. Usage notes: often used in the form will stop at nothing: Those people will stop at nothing, including murder …   New idioms dictionary

  • stop at nothing — index persevere Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Stop at Nothing — Infobox Album | Name = Stop at Nothing Type = studio Artist = Dying Fetus Released = May 13, 2003 Recorded = Hit And Run Studios, Rockville, Maryland in November 2002 Genre = Technical death metal Brutal death metal Length = 35:37 Label = Relapse …   Wikipedia

  • stop at nothing —    Someone who would stop at nothing would do anything, even something illegal or immoral, to obtain what they want.     He s stop at nothing if there was a possibility of making money …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • stop at nothing — do anything to succeed, not stop until you win    The Indians will stop at nothing. They will get a reservation …   English idioms

  • stop at nothing — {v. phr.} To be unscrupulous. * /Al will stop at nothing to get Nancy to go out with him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stop at nothing — {v. phr.} To be unscrupulous. * /Al will stop at nothing to get Nancy to go out with him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stop at nothing — verb To take any measures to do or achieve something, especially if it involves great risk or danger; to do everything in ones power. He will stop at nothing to destroy his enemies …   Wiktionary

  • stop\ at\ nothing — v. phr. To be unscrupulous. Al will stop at nothing to get Nancy to go out with him …   Словарь американских идиом

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