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English definition of “with (brass) knobs on”

with (brass) knobs on

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If you describe something as a particular thing with knobs on, you mean it has similar qualities to that thing but they are more extreme : Disney World was like an ordinary amusement park with knobs on.Informal words for goodGood, better and bestQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of with (brass) knobs on from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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