One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
As energetically or enthusiastically as someone can.‘he thumps the drums for all he's worth’
- ‘Let him not worry if he cannot avoid killing the snake, but try for all he is worth to overcome the anger and ill-will of men by his patient endeavour as a first step towards cultivating universal love.’
- ‘Haircuts have always been something my son is extremely resistive to that he tends to fight for all he is worth.’
- ‘Just when things look darkest, there is a glimmer of hope, and the good guy decides he is going to fight for all he is worth to get what he wants.’
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