Be careful what you wish for

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Definition

Be careful what you wish for...: Pay attention to what you desire...
idiom
to wish to desire, to want, to long for

Be careful!: Pay attention! Take care!
idiom

Examples

  • "Be careful what you wish for though, because this weekend will be humid, with 82% humidity Saturday and Sunday mornings, though it should clear up in the afternoon."

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