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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)
Translations of “you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours”
in Chinese (Simplified) 你帮我,我也帮你, 咱们互惠互利…
in Chinese (Traditional) 你幫我,我也幫你, 我們互謀其利…
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