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do somebody a power of good

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdo somebody a power of gooddo somebody a power of goodBritish English informalHEALTHY to make someone feel more healthy, happy, and hopeful about the future It looks as if your holiday has done you a power of good. power
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do somebody a power of goodIt can also be funny and it can do you a power of good.Yeltsin could do his country a power of good by directing public attention to these issues.
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