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Meaning of “go out of your way” in the English Dictionary

"go out of your way" in British English

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go out of your way

C2 to ​try very hard to do something, ​especially for someone ​else: They really went out of ​their way to make us ​feelwelcome.
(Definition of go out of your way from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"go out of your way" in American English

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go out of your way

to ​tryespecially hard to do something good or ​helpful: They really went out of ​their way to make us ​feelwelcome.
(Definition of go out of your way from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go out of your way”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常努力地做(特别是为其他人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常努力地做(特別是為其他人)…
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