for all the world as though …

for all the world as though …
for all the world as if/though… | for all the world like sb/sth idiom
(formal) exactly as if…; exactly like sb/sth

She behaved for all the world as if nothing unusual had happened.

He looked for all the world like a schoolboy caught stealing apples.

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