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Phrasal verb: Measure up

Spanish translation: satisfacer expectativas, que algo o alguien sea lo suficientemente bueno

Definition: To measure up is to fulfill someone’s expectations.

Used in sentences:

1. He will never measure up to his father’s expectations.

2. Do you think the new project manager measures up?

3. It really measures up to what we were expecting.

Related words or phrases: to be as good as expected or need, to be successful

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