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Meaning of “be the very thing” in the English Dictionary

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be the very thing

old-fashioned to be ​exactly what is ​needed: If you're ​looking for an ​unusualholiday, this could be the very thing!
(Definition of be the very thing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be the very thing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 正是所需的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正是所需的…
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