What does 'All your eggs in one basket' mean?

If you put all your eggs in one basket, you risk everything at once, instead of trying to spread the risk. (This is often used as a negative imperative- 'Don't put all your eggs in one basket'. 'Have your eggs in one basket' is also used.)

Idioms similar to 'All your eggs in one basket'


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