just\ what\ the\ doctor\ ordered


just\ what\ the\ doctor\ ordered
n. phr. informal
Exactly what is needed or wanted.

"Ah! Just what the doctor ordered!" exclaimed Joe when Mary brought him a cold soda.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • just what the doctor ordered — {n. phr.}, {informal} Exactly what is needed or wanted. * / Ah! Just what the doctor ordered! exclaimed Joe when Mary brought him a cold soda./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • just what the doctor ordered — n. exactly what is needed. □ This nice cool beer is just what the doctor ordered. □ A nice chat ith friends is just what the doctor ordered …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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  • just what the doctor ordered — exactly what is wanted or needed. An evening without the kids was just what the doctor ordered …   New idioms dictionary

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  • Just what the doctor ordered — just what is required …   Dictionary of Australian slang


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