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English definition of “a bird in the hand (is worth two in the bush)”

a bird in the hand (is worth two in the bush)

said when you recognize that you should not risk losing something you already have by trying to get something you think might be betterExpressions used to describe situations
(Definition of a bird in the hand (is worth two in the bush) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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