come up to standards(redirected from comes up to standards)
come up to standards
To improve someone or something enough to meet a certain requirement or expectation. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. If your intern doesn't come up to standards, expect him to be fired.
come up to someone's standards
to meet or be equal to someone's standards or requirements. Does this ice cream come up to your standards? Ann's concert recital did not come up to her own standards.