By all means

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Definition

by all means: of course, please go ahead, no problem
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By all means is an expression to denote politeness:

-Can I borrow your stapler? -By all means. Go ahead and take it, it's no problem.
By all means, come in. Please, come in!

Examples

  • "Bruno : If you think that this is the most effective means of conveying our brand name and product to the public, then by all means, you have my blessing."
  • "By all means, come in."

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