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look/work a treat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlook/work a treatlook/work a treatBritish English informalBEAUTIFUL/GOOD-LOOKINGSUCCEED IN DOING something to look very good or work very well The sports ground looked a treat, with all the flags flying. treat
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look/work a treatI must say, Gwen, your garden looks a treat.Don't he look a treat!I repeated a few times, and it worked a treat - on a window as well.I bet it works a treat.As usual, she looked a treat.It's another first-rate conversion that works a treat on the Game Gear.Much funnier than Tarzan or Hercules, this works a treat because the hero, Emperor Kuzco, is an anti-hero.
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