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English definition of “be a hard/tough act to follow”

be a hard/tough act to follow

informal
to be so good that it is not likely that anyone or anything that comes after will be as good: His presidency was very successful - it'll be a hard act to follow.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
(Definition of be a hard/tough act to follow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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