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English definition of “have another/more than one string to your bow”

have another/more than one string to your bow

to have another interest or skill that you can use if your main one cannot be used: I enjoy my work, but I'd like to have another string to my bow in case I lose my job.Skill, talent and ability
(Definition of have another/more than one string to your bow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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