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make a virtue (out) of sth

to use something, ​especially a ​badsituation, to ​youradvantage: I had a ​couple of ​months to ​spare between ​jobs so I ​thought I'd make a virtue of necessity by ​acquiring a few new ​skills.
(Definition of make a virtue (out) of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make a virtue (out) of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 将(尤指坏事)变好事, 对…因势利导…
in Chinese (Traditional) 將(尤指壞事)變好事, 對…因勢利導…
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