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English definition of “leave a lot to be desired”

leave a lot to be desired

(also leave something to be desired)
to not be very good or not as good as you would like: His taste in clothes leaves something to be desired.
(Definition of leave a lot to be desired from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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