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English definition of “give sb a run for their money”

give sb a run for their money

to not allow someone to win easily: We're going to give the other candidate a run for her money.Competing and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sport
(Definition of give sb a run for their money from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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