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    Default "through thick and thin"--what does it mean?

    dear teachers :
    i came across this saying "through thick and thin",it is really confusing to me.
    would you please tell me what does it mean?
    thank you in advance.

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    Default Re: "through thick and thin"--what does it mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by justsoshow
    dear teachers :
    i came across this saying "through thick and thin",it is really confusing to me.
    would you please tell me what does it mean?
    thank you in advance.
    Through good times and bad times.

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    Default Re: "through thick and thin"--what does it mean?

    thank you Marylin for your quick reply.
    it is very nice of you

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    Default Re: "through thick and thin"--what does it mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by justsoshow
    thank you Marylin for your quick reply.
    it is very nice of you
    you are very welcome Justsoshow

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    thank you tdol
    the list is indeed useful ,i guess i will spend more time on it
    again,thank u.
    justsoshow

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    Glad it's of use. It's updated regularly too, when we think of ones we haven't included.

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