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filled the bill

phrase
variants: or fitted the bill
past tense of fill the bill

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to be fitting or proper
  • We finally found an apartment that filled the bill.

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“Filled the bill.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/filled%20the%20bill. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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