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be more than welcome
1. To received very cordially or with great pleasure in some place, especially a home. You're more than welcome to stay here anytime, Ned—I hope you know that.
2. To be under no obligation whatsoever for the courtesy or favor received. (Used as a polite response to "thank you.") A: "Thank you again for helping me with all this." B: "Oh, you're more than welcome, it was really no trouble." A: "My sister said to say 'thank you' for your generous gift." B: "Aw, that's sweet of her. Please tell her that she is more than welcome."
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You are more than welcome.
1. You are very welcome to be here. Please make yourself at home. You are more than welcome.
2. Your thanks are very gratefully accepted. A: Thank you so much. B: You are more than welcome.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.