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the full monty

noun uk   /ˌfʊlˈmɒn.ti/ us    /-mɑːn.t̬i/ UK informal
the most or best that you can have, do, get, or achieve, or all that you want or need: When we bought the television, we decided to go for the full monty.
Translations of “the full monty”
in Chinese (Traditional) 所有可能(或最好)的事物, 所有想要的事物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 所有可能(或最好)的事物, 所有想要的事物…
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