Don’t Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch (idiom meaning)



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Don’t Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch:
don’t depend on something before it happens

  • I’m going to buy Maria a bunch of flowers when she agrees to date me. – Don’t count your chickens. You haven’t even spoken to her yet.
  • The interview went well but I’m not counting my chickens yet. I’m just being optimistic.

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