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English definition of “walk on eggs/eggshells”

walk on eggs/eggshells

If you are walking on eggs/eggshells, you are being very careful not to offend someone or do anything wrong: When my mother is staying at our house, I feel like I'm walking on eggshells.Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
(Definition of walk on eggs/eggshells from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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