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

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"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 feel welcome.

(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 try especially hard to do something good or helpful:

They really went out of their way to make us feel welcome.

(Definition of “go out of your way” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)