up (one's) alley

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up (one's) alley

Suited to one's interests. I really like Romantic poetry, so this class on John Keats is right up my alley. I'm sure Dave can fix your car—mechanical things like that are really up his alley.
See also: alley, up

up one's alley

See also: alley, up

up (one's) alley

Informal
Compatible with one's interests or qualifications: an assignment that is right up your alley.
See also: alley, up