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don’t count your chickens (before they’re hatched) - definition and synonyms

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  1. used for telling someone not to make plans that depend on the success of something until they are certain that it is successful

This is the British English definition of don’t count your chickens (before they’re hatched). View American English definition of don’t count your chickens (before they’re hatched).

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