How to use To-the-hilt in a sentence
And you will have a sword notched to the hilt by the number of vamps you killed.
The word Shetland is supposed to be simply a modernized rendering of the Old Norse Hjaltland, of which the meaning is variously given as "high land," "Hjalti's land" - after Hjalti, a man whose name occurs in ancient Norse literature, but of whom little else is known - and "hilt land," in allusion to an imagined, though not too obvious, resemblance in the configuration of the archipelago to the hilt of a sword.
If you have a toned physique, show it off to the hilt in this micro bikini!
For example, a cardigan worn over a sleeveless black dress is ideal for daytime; when evening arrives, slip a light shawl or scarf on instead and play up the accessories to the hilt.
Try a tank style that keeps your arms cool, and accessorize it to the hilt with jewelry and embellished sandals.Advertisement
For most people, the opportunity to wear a formal masquerade costume doesn't occur very often, so when it does arise, you should embrace it to the hilt.
Comfortable double handles make it easy to carry all day long, provided it's not packed to the hilt!
Hatch played the conniving villain to the hilt on both editions, but found himself in jail for failing to claim his winnings and pay taxes on them.