meet (someone's) expectations

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meet (someone's) expectations

To be as good as or have the qualities that someone predicted, expected, or hoped for. We'd heard so many good things about the new restaurant, but the food didn't meet our expectations at all. I'm so excited for the latest movie in the series—I hope it meets my expectations!
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We are disappointed that our revenues did not meet our expectations," said Albert E.
New music releases at the end of the month and the continued strength of DVD, video games and a number of other categories partially offset last September's `Titanic' sales and helped us meet our expectations.
Although our preliminary revenue estimate for the quarter represents an increase of more than 60 percent from the third quarter of fiscal 1996 and a 30 percent increase from the previous quarter we are disappointed that we did not meet our expectations.