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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Mitre says the mill is gradually meeting his expectations, but Algoma still has a "long way to go" in comparison with a major pipe producer like Siderca, his former employer, which has seen continuous upgrades since the early 1950s.