Meaning of “you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours” in the English Dictionary

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"you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours" in British English

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you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours

informal

used to tell someone that if they help you, you will help them

(Definition of “you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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