Idiom: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure
Meaning: This expression means that is is better to try to avoid problems in the first place, rather than trying to fix them once they arise.Country: International English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- In for a penny, in for a pound
- Bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
- Grey pound
- Pink pound
- Penny wise, pound foolish
- Pound of flesh
- Worth your salt
- Sound as a pound
- Blood is worth bottling
- Cake's not worth the candle
- Worth a shot
- Not worth a red cent
- Not worth a tinker's dam
- 800 pound gorilla
- Pound sand
- Go pound salt
- Thousand pound gorilla in the room
- Worth its weight in gold
- Not worth the candle
- A picture is worth a thousand words
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