Translation: from english

cap everything

  • 1 cap everything

    разг.
    (cap everything (cap the climax или globe; тж. cap it all))
    перейти все границы; превзойти всё, побить рекорд; являться верхом чего-л.

    ‘Well!’ I exclaimed... ‘That caps the globe however!’ (Ch. Brontë, ‘Jane Eyre’, ch. XXXII) — - Вот так история! - воскликнула я... - Это просто невероятно!

    ...it was marvellous to be going out into the fields. And to cap it all, the weather was perfect. (J. Wain, ‘Strike the Father Dead’, part III) — Славно было прогуляться по полям, да к тому же погода была чудесная.

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