HyperDic: deliver_the_goods

English > 1 sense of the expression deliver the goods:
VERBsocialdeliver the goods, succeed, win, come through, bring home the baconattain success or reach a desired goal / goal
English > deliver the goods: 1 sense > verb 1, social
Meaningattain success or reach a desired goal / goal.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE
Synonymssucceed, win, come through, bring home the bacon
Entailstry, seek, attempt, essay, assaymake an effort or attempt
Narrowerachieve, accomplish, attain, reachTo gain with effort
arrive, make it, get in, go farsucceed in a big way
hithit the intended target or goal
luck out, hit the jackpotsucceed by luck
nail down, nail, pegsucceed in obtaining a position
pan outBe a success
pass, clearGo unchallenged
pass, make itgo successfully through a test or a selection process
pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manageBe successful
runmake without a miss
work, actHave an effect or outcome
Oppositefail, go wrong, miscarryBe unsuccessful
Spanishacceder, conseguir, cumplir lo prometido, ganar, lograr, salir adelante, tener éxito, triumfar, triunfar
Catalanaconseguir, triomfar

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