fit the bill
phrasal see fill the bill

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fit the bill — See: FILL THE BILL …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • fill the bill — {v. phr.}, {informal} To be just what is needed; be good enough for something; be just right. * /The boss was worried about hiring a deaf boy, but after he tried Tom out for a few weeks, he said that Tom filled the bill./ * /I thought I would… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fill the bill — {v. phr.}, {informal} To be just what is needed; be good enough for something; be just right. * /The boss was worried about hiring a deaf boy, but after he tried Tom out for a few weeks, he said that Tom filled the bill./ * /I thought I would… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fill the bill — or fit the bill phrasal to be exactly what is needed ; be suitable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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