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English definition of “go out of your way”

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go out of your way

C2 to try very hard to do something, especially for someone else: They really went out of their way to make us feel welcome by giving us the best room in the house.
Translations of “go out of your way”
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常努力地做(特別是為其他人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常努力地做(特别是为其他人)…
(Definition of go out of your way from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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