Idiom:  only too


Idiom:  only too

  1. used to say something is true or exists to a greater degree than you would like
  2. used to say you are very willing to do something

Example sentences

— The auto mechanic was only too happy to recommend repairs I didn’t need.

— I’d be only too pleased to join you for Thanksgiving dinner.

— My son was only too happy to give up practicing the violin so we didn't let him quit.

— Unfortunately, my girlfriend was only too ready to get married and have kids.

— Our receptionist was only too eager to flirt with some of our clients so we had to let her go after just one month.

— My new assistant is only too ready to take over my job.

— We'd be only too happy to come to your wedding.

— Thank you so much. I'm only too honored to be baby Elizabeth's Godmother.

— Yes, of course! I'm only too grateful to be chosen to participate in the concert.

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