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Definition of A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush

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it's best to go with what you have for certain then to wait for something better that you might never get
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
ENGLISH IDIOMS 2.EDITION
having one is better than seeing many When searching for a better job, remember A bird in the hand... .
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Meaning
It's better to have something small and reliable than something big and risky.
Origin
The same sentiment comes from the Bible, Old Testament, Ecclesiastes ix - A living dog is better than a dead lion.
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English Idioms WM 1.3a
having one is better than seeing many
When searching for a better job, remember A bird in the hand... .