Meaning of “it's an ill wind (that blows nobody any good)” in the English Dictionary

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"it's an ill wind (that blows nobody any good)" in British English

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it's an ill wind (that blows nobody any good)

saying

said to show that even a very bad situation must have some good results

(Definition of “it's an ill wind (that blows nobody any good)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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