Meaning of “weigh your words” in the English Dictionary

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"weigh your words" in British English

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weigh your words

also weigh each word

to carefully think about everything you are going to say before you say it:

He gave evidence to the court, weighing each word as he spoke.

(Definition of “weigh your words” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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