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English definition of “the icing on the cake”

the icing on the cake

UK (US the frosting 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.Also, extra, and in addition
(Definition of the icing on the cake from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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