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Definición de “push the boat out” en inglés

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push the boat out

UK informal
to spend a lot of money on celebrating something: They really pushed the boat out for Annie's wedding.
(Definition of push the boat out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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