early bird catches the worm

  • 1 early\ bird\ catches\ the\ worm — • early bird gets the worm • early bird catches the worm proverb A person who gets up early in the morning has the best chance of succeeding; if you arrive early or are quicker, you get ahead of others. When Billy s father woke him up for school… …

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  • 2 early bird catches the worm — The early bird catches the worm means that if you start something early, you stand a better chance of success …

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  • 3 Early bird catches the worm —   The early bird catches the worm means that if you start something early, you stand a better chance of success …

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  • 4 early bird catches the worm — or[early bird gets the worm] A person who gets up early in the morning has the best chance of succeeding; if you arrive early or are quicker, you get ahead of others. A proverb. * /When Billy s father woke him up for school he said, The early… …

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  • 5 early bird catches the worm — or[early bird gets the worm] A person who gets up early in the morning has the best chance of succeeding; if you arrive early or are quicker, you get ahead of others. A proverb. * /When Billy s father woke him up for school he said, The early… …

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  • 6 early bird catches the worm — a person who gets up early in the morning has the best chance of success He always goes to work before his colleagues because he knows that the early bird catches the worm …

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  • 7 (the) early bird catches the worm — the early bird catches the worm phrase used for saying that if you arrive somewhere or do something before other people, you will have more chance of succeeding Thesaurus: early and ahead of timesynonym Main entry: early bird * * * the ˌearly… …

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  • 8 the early bird catches the worm — ► the early bird catches the worm proverb the person who takes the earliest opportunity to do something will gain the advantage over others. Main Entry: ↑early …

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  • 9 (the) early bird catches the worm. — something that you say in order to tell someone that if they want to be successful they should do something immediately. If you see a job that interests you, apply as soon as possible. The early bird catches the worm …

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  • 10 the early bird catches the worm — The corollary in quot. 2001, it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese, is attributed to US comedian Steven Wright; it may be used independently to counsel caution. 1636 W. CAMDEN Remains concerning Britain (ed. 5) 307 The early bird catcheth… …

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  • 11 the early bird catches the worm — one who arrives early has the advantage, he who comes first receives the benefits …

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  • 12 the early bird catches the worm — used for saying that if you arrive somewhere or do something before other people, you will have more chance of succeeding …

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  • 13 early\ bird\ gets\ the\ worm — • early bird gets the worm • early bird catches the worm proverb A person who gets up early in the morning has the best chance of succeeding; if you arrive early or are quicker, you get ahead of others. When Billy s father woke him up for school… …

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  • 14 the early bird catches/gets the worm — see ↑early, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑bird the early bird catches/gets the worm see ↑early, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑worm …

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  • 15 early bird — early birds 1) PHRASE: V inflects If you say that the early bird catches the worm, you mean that the person who arrives first in a place is most likely to get what they want. The serious buying happens between 6 and 8am, and it is very much the… …

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  • 16 Early Bird — may refer to:* Intelsat I, a 1965 communications satellite nicknamed Early Bird; * Early Bird 1, a 1997 earth observation satellite launched for EarthWatch, Inc.; * Early Birds of Aviation, an organization devoted to the history of early pilots;… …

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  • 17 early bird — early ,bird noun count INFORMAL 1. ) someone who gets up early in the morning 2. ) someone who arrives somewhere or does something before other people do the early bird catches the worm used for saying that if you arrive somewhere or do something …

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  • 18 early bird — noun 1. a person who arrives early before others do • Hypernyms: ↑arrival, ↑arriver, ↑comer 2. a person who gets up very early in the morning • Hypernyms: ↑riser * * * early bird, Informal. a person who gets up, arrives, or does something early:… …

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  • 19 early bird — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms early bird : singular early bird plural early birds informal 1) someone who gets up early in the morning 2) someone who arrives somewhere or does something before other people do • the early bird catches the… …

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  • 20 early bird — noun Etymology: from the proverb, “the early bird catches the worm” Date: circa 1922 1. an early riser 2. one that arrives early and especially before possible competitors …

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