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English definition of “the early bird catches the worm”

the early bird catches the worm

saying
said to advise someone that they will get an advantage if they do something immediately or before anyone else does itEarlySuccess and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures Grammar:EarlyEarly is an adverb or an adjective.See more
(Definition of the early bird catches the worm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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