fill the bill

fill the bill  {v. phr.},  {informal}
To be just what is needed; be good enough for something; be just right.
The boss was worried about hiring a deaf boy, but after he tried Tom out for a few weeks, he said that Tom filled the bill.
I thought I would need a special tool, but this wrench fills the bill.
Categories: {informal} {v. phr.}

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