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credit where credit's due

an expression that means that you should praise someone who deserves it, although you might dislike some things about them: I don't especially like the woman but, credit where credit's due, she's very efficient.
Translations of “credit where credit's due”
in Chinese (Traditional) 該讚揚的就讚揚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 该赞扬的就赞扬…
(Definition of credit where credit's due from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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