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  • adv. To the greatest extent, to the utmost.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. To excess or to the utmost; with extreme vehemence; without limitation or reserve: as, to fight à outrance. Often, incorrectly, à l'outrance.

Etymologies

From French à outrance. Compare to the outrance. (Wiktionary)

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