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English definition of “I'll/We'll cross that bridge when I/we come to it.”

I'll/We'll cross that bridge when I/we come to it.

something you say when you do not intend to worry about a possible problem now, but will deal with it if or when it happensPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of I'll/We'll cross that bridge when I/we come to it. from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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