Posted by TheFallen on March 14, 2002
In Reply to: And then some posted by Meg on March 14, 2002
: Thanks a lot for the explanation on the phrase "nose out of joint."
: I need help again.
: "In time the value of the house recovered and then some."
: What does the phrase "and then some" mean here?
: Thanks in advance.
It basically means "...and a lot more (than would have at first been expected)".