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put all your eggs in one basket

informal
to depend for your success on a single person or plan of action: I'm applying for several jobs because I don't really want to put all my eggs in one basket.
(Definition of put all your eggs in one basket from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put all your eggs in one basket”
in Chinese (Simplified) 孤注一掷, 在一棵树上吊死…
in Chinese (Traditional) 孤注一擲, 把雞蛋放在同一個籃子裡…
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