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push the boat out

UK informal
to spend a lot of money on celebrating something (为庆祝某事而)花费一大笔钱 They really pushed the boat out for Annie's wedding. 他们为了安妮的婚礼确实花了一大笔钱。 Celebrating and entertaining
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