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hats off to sb

old-fashioned
said to praise and thank someone for doing something helpful: Hats off to Connie for finding such a splendid venue for a party!
Translations of “hats off to sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 向(某人)致敬,表示感謝…
in Chinese (Simplified) 向(某人)致敬,表示感谢…
(Definition of hats off to sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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