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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “the icing on the cake”

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the icing on the cake

UK ( US the frosting on the cake)
something which makes a good situation even better
錦上添花之物
I was just content to see my daughter in such a stable relationship but a grandchild, that really was the icing on the cake.
看到女兒與女婿的關係很穩定我已感到滿足,後來又添了外孫,這可真是錦上添花。
Also, extra, and in addition
Translations of “the icing on the cake”
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 English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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