give full measure

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Verb1.give full measure - perform a task as well as possible; "The cast gives full measure every night"
do, perform - get (something) done; "I did my job"
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Give full measure and weight in justice and reduce not the things that are due to the people, and do not commit mischief in the land, causing corruption.
Kohut expressed his pleasure to have met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, stressing that he will give full measure to bolster bilateral relations at all levels, wishing Bahrain further progress and prosperity.
Paley was known first and foremost for her inimitable stories--her The Collected Stories was a finalist for both the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award and won the PEN/Malamud Award--and the 15 stories included in A Grace Paley Reader give full measure of her singular talents as a storyteller.