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English definition of “out of the frying pan into the fire”

out of the frying pan into the fire

saying
said when you move from a bad or difficult situation to one that is worse
(Definition of out of the frying pan into the fire from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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