Meaning of “all that glitters is not gold” in the English Dictionary

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"all that glitters is not gold" in British English

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all that glitters is not gold

saying

said about something that seems to be good on the surface, but might not be when you look at it more closely

(Definition of “all that glitters is not gold” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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