All along

What is All along?

All along definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
preposition
through, on, beside, over, or parallel to the length or direction of; from one end to the other of: to walk along a highway; to run a border along a shelf.
during; in the course of: Somewhere along the way I lost my hat.

in conformity or accordance with: I plan to revise the article along the lines suggested.

adverb
by the length; lengthwise; parallel to or in a line with the length or direction: He ran along beside me.
with a progressive motion; onward: The police ordered the line to move along.
(of time) some way on: along toward evening.

in company; in agreement (usually followed by with): I’ll go along with you. He planned the project along with his associates.
as a companion; with one: She took her brother along.
from one person or place to another: The order was passed along from the general to the captain and from the captain to a private.
at or to an advanced place or state: Work on the new ship is quite far along.
as an accompanying item; on hand: Bring along your umbrella.
along of, Chiefly Southern U.S. and British Dialect. owing to; because of: We weren’t invited, along of your rudeness. in company with: You come along of me to the store.

Verb Phrases
get along. get1(def 36).

 

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