Definition of up to par in English:

up to par


  • At an expected or usual quality.

    ‘I can promise that the tipple will be up to par’
    • ‘However, if the water quality isn't up to par, it can smell pretty bad.’
    • ‘The technical quality of the disc is up to par with the rest of the volumes.’
    • ‘The transfer is acceptable but not up to par with what other studios are doing.’
    • ‘This was a television series rather than a feature film and the acting isn't up to par with what you would expect out of one.’
    • ‘Downing says that the quality of the food and water abroad isn't always up to par with the United States.’
    good enough, up to the mark, satisfactory, acceptable, adequate, passable, up to scratch, all right
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