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1. all-or-none, all-or-nothing

occurring completely or not occurring at all

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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1. Involving either complete success or failure, with no intermediate result: "Downhill races are all-or-nothing events, decided on the basis of one run" (Neil Amdur).
2. Refusing to accept less than all demands; uncompromising: an all-or-nothing negotiating position.

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