match/meet expectations

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Definition of match/meet expectations

: to be as successful as people think someone or something should be The company failed to match/meet expectations.

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“Match/meet expectations.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/match%2Fmeet%20expectations. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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