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misery loves company

saying people who are unhappy like to share their troubles with others: We'd both just broken up with our boyfriends, so we decided to go see a movie together – misery loves company.
(Definition of misery loves company from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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misery loves company

people who are unhappy like to share their troubles with others: We'd both just broken up with our boyfriends, so we decided to go see a movie together – misery loves company.
(Definition of misery loves company from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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