informal Used to emphasize the manner in which someone does something, especially when this is seen as surprising: she walked forward as calm as you please
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- There I'd be driving along just as nice as you please and in the passenger seat the fellow would be bouncing up and down, up and down.
- The staff are friendly without being saccharine and are quite willing to let you linger for as long as you please over a cup of coffee.
- Stay as long as you please then, Mr. Benito, Mr. Kane.
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