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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Duterte said he hoped that Roque, a human rights lawyer, would be able to meet his expectations.
Posh have had problems of their own to contend with this week - after chairman Darragh MacAnthony slammed every person at the club for failing to meet his expectations.
The Mayor might not have the "What I say goes" attitude of his predecessor, but he certainly has leverage and isn't afraid to use it if the LMDC's final product won't meet his expectations. For this reason, Bloomberg is likely to exert much influence over the site.