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you name it

C2 used to say there are many things to choose from: Gin, vodka, whisky, beer - you name it, I've got it. I've tried every diet going - you name it, I've tried it.
(Definition of you name it from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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you name it

anything: Coke, ginger ale, root beer – you name it, I’ve got it.
(Definition of you name it from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “you name it”
in Chinese (Simplified) 凡是你说得出的, 应有尽有…
in Chinese (Traditional) 凡是你說得出的, 應有盡有…
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