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English definition of “I'll/we'll cross that bridge when I/we come/get to it”

I'll/we'll cross that bridge when I/we come/get to it

an expression that means you will not worry about a possible future problem but will deal with it if it happensPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of I'll/we'll cross that bridge when I/we come/get to it from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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