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English definition of “that (really) takes the biscuit”

that (really) takes the biscuit

UK ( US that takes the cake) informal
You say that something or someone (really) takes the biscuit when it or they have done something that you find extremely annoying or surprising: And you say she's opening your letters now? Oh, that really takes the biscuit!
(Definition of that (really) takes the biscuit from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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