Definition of write the book in English:

write the book

Used in reference to particular expertise or proficiency in a subject, area of activity, etc. they actually care about the product they are making and they wrote the book on customer service he pretty much writes the book on how to be perfect in the media
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  • Clooney plays Miles Massey, a hotshot divorce attorney who wrote the book on prenuptial agreements.
  • They could write the book on luxury, whether it's stays in country houses on the shores of magical lochs or voyages through the Outer Hebrides.
  • I could write the book on rehab.
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