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English definition of “make (all) the right, correct, etc. noises”

make (all) the right, correct, etc. noises

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to say the things you are expected to say, sometimes when you do not mean them: He made all the right noises about my audition but I couldn't tell if he was genuinely impressed.Excited, interested and enthusiastic
(Definition of make (all) the right, correct, etc. noises from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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