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Meaning of “turn/use sth to good account” in the English Dictionary

"turn/use sth to good account" in British English

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turn/use sth to good account

UK formal to use ​yourskills and ​abilities to ​produce good ​results: I ​think we'd all ​agree that you ​turnedyournegotiatingskills to very good account in this afternoon's ​meeting.
(Definition of turn/use sth to good account from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “turn/use sth to good account”
in Chinese (Simplified) 充分利用, 有效发挥…
in Chinese (Traditional) 充分利用, 有效發揮…
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