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the icing on the cake

something that makes a good situation even better: I was just content to see my daughter in such a stable relationship but a grandchild, that really was the icing on the cake.
Translations of “the icing on the cake”
in Chinese (Traditional) 錦上添花之物…
in Russian дополнительное удовольствие…
in Turkish iyileştiren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锦上添花之物…
in Polish dodatkowa zaleta…
(Definition of the icing on the cake from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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