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Count one's chickens before they are hatched

Toegevoed door Maryanchy op Vrij, 18/01/2019 - 09:27

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

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

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

Engels

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.

Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy on Vrij, 18/01/2019 - 09:27
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