not come/go amiss


: to be welcome, proper, helpful or appropriate
A little more encouragement would not come/go amiss.

Examples of not come/go amiss in a Sentence

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“Not come/go amiss.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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