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English definition of “walk on eggs/eggshells”

walk on eggs/eggshells

If you are walking on eggs / eggshells , you are being very careful not to offend someone or do anything wrong : When my mother is staying at our house , I feel like I'm walking on eggshells .Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
(Definition of walk on eggs/eggshells from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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