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Count one's chickens before they are hatched

Submitted by Maryanchy on Fri, 18/01/2019 - 09:27

Idiomatic translations of "Count one's chickens ..."

Croatian
Prvo skoči pa reci "hop"
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Croatian
Raditi račun bez krčmara
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Croatian
Praviti ražanj dok je zec još u šumi
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English
To think twice before speaking
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English
Look before you leap
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French
Tourner sept fois sa langue dans sa bouche (avant de parler)
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German
Erst denken, dann reden
Russian
Семь раз отмерь - один раз отрежь!
Turkish
konuşmadan önce iyice dusunmek
Turkish
iki düşün bir söyle

Meanings of "Count one's chickens ..."

English

Definition of count one's chickens (before they hatch) —usually used in negative statements to mean that someone should not depend on something hoped for until he or she knows for certain that it will happen Don't count your chickens (before they hatch)—you don't know yet if she will accept your offer.

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