beyond the call of duty


beyond the call of duty
(above and) beyond the call of duty much more than should be expected.

If your waiter goes beyond the call of duty, leave a bigger tip.

Related vocabulary: above and beyond something Etymology: first used about police officers, fire fighters, or soldiers who were injured or killed while doing their jobs

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  • beyond the call of duty — See above and beyond the call of duty …   English idioms

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  • Commandos: Beyond the Call of Duty — Developer(s) Pyro Studios Publisher(s) Eidos Interactive …   Wikipedia

  • above and beyond the call of duty — (above and) beyond the call of duty much more than should be expected. If your waiter goes beyond the call of duty, leave a bigger tip. Related vocabulary: above and beyond something Etymology: first used about police officers, fire fighters, or… …   New idioms dictionary

  • above and beyond the call of duty —    If a person does something which is above and beyond the call of duty, they show a greater degree of courage or effort than is usually required or expected in their job.     The fire fighter received a medal for his action which went above and …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Commandos: Beyond the Call of Duty — Desarrolladora(s) Pyro Studios Distribuidora(s) Eidos Interactive Diseñador(es) Pyro Studios …   Wikipedia Español

  • above and beyond the call of duty — much more than expected, go the extra mile    Her extra work was above and beyond the call of duty …   English idioms

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