fit the bill : Idioms in English

fit the bill

To meet the criteria
Usage:
After reviewing all the applicants, the board of directors decided that Michal Collins truly fit the bill.

fit the bill Meaning(s)

  • (v) be what is needed or be good enough for what is required

fit the bill in News

  1. 2014 Fiat 500L: The Jalopnik Review

    After a rocky start in America that included a series of strangely schizophrenic ad campaigns , Fiat says that sales of their adorably Italian 500 are finally surging. But dealers and customers alike have been clamoring for something larger but equally cute and Euro-chic. Can the embiggened 500L fit the bill? ( Full disclosure : Fiat wanted me to drive the 2014 500L so badly that they put me up ...
    on June 18, 2013 Source: Jalopnik

  2. Change is for the better at Gettysburg

    If you’re looking for a belated Father’s Day gift, or a mini-vacation with the family, a trip to Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center in the small southern Pennsylvania community should fit the bill while serving as a pleasant surprise.
    on June 17, 2013 Source: Olean Times Herald

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