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Meaning of “with (brass) knobs on” in the English Dictionary

"with (brass) knobs on" in British English

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with (brass) knobs on

UK If you ​describe something as a ​particular thing with ​knobs on, you ​mean it has ​similarqualities to that thing but they are more ​extreme: Disney World was like an ​ordinaryamusementpark with ​knobs on.
(Definition of with (brass) knobs on from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “with (brass) knobs on”
in Chinese (Simplified) 尤其突出, 还不止于此, 有过之而无不及…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尤其突出, 還不止於此, 有過之而無不及…
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