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as far as it goes

used to say that something has good ​qualities but could be ​better: It's a good ​essay as far as it goes.
(Definition of as far as it goes from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “as far as it goes”
in Chinese (Simplified) 在有限程度上…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在一定程度上…
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