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be as good as your word

to do everything that you promise someone you will: He said he'd call every day and he was as good as his word.
(Definition of be as good as your word from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be as good as your word”
in Chinese (Simplified) 守信用, 信守诺言…
in Chinese (Traditional) 守信用, 信守諾言…
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