Meaning of “two wrongs don't make a right” in the English Dictionary

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"two wrongs don't make a right" in British English

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two wrongs don't make a right


said to emphasize that it is not acceptable to do something bad to someone just because they did something bad to you first

(Definition of “two wrongs don't make a right” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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