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be-all and end-all

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  • nounessential factor
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Synonyms for be-all and end-all

noun essential factor
  • all-important element
  • essential element
  • quintessential element
  • summit
  • ultimate object
  • zenith

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alpha and omega

noun. first and last
  • A to Z
  • be-all and end-all
  • beginning and end
  • entirety
  • totality
  • whole
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