go you one better

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go you one better

I can or will outdo what you just said or did, or I am going to suggest something that surpasses it (referring to another person's efforts or accomplishments). You might be proud of yourself for getting a trophy, but I can go you one better—I won first place! Letting everyone out early is good idea, but I'll go you one better—let's give them the day off!
See also: better, one
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Listen to members, give them what they want and go them one better.
While most major booksellers list their wares on the Net, DK plans to go them one better by putting the content of all its titles on the Internet by November.