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a blessing in disguise

something that ​seemsbad or ​unlucky at first, but ​results in something good ​happeninglater: Losing that ​job was a blessing in ​disguise really.
(Definition of a blessing in disguise from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a blessing in disguise”
in Chinese (Simplified) 祸中之福…
in Turkish beklenmedik lütuf, nimet…
in Russian неприятность, обернувшаяся благом…
in Chinese (Traditional) 禍中之福…
in Polish błogosławione w skutkach nieszczęście, ≈ wyjść na dobre…
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