thousand and one
  1. (UK) Alternative form of thousand one (US form)
  2. A great many; numerous.
    • Gregory L. Peck (2010) Exercise for the Mind, Body and Soul: Pathway to a Better Life, →ISBN, page 11: “There are always a thousand and one reasons not to do something. But there are also always a thousand and one reasons to do something, particularly exercise.”

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