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What does "silver lining" mean?

Vocabulary Word: silver lining

1. Definición (n.) one good thing about a bad thing; common expression: ‘every cloud has a silver lining.’

Ejemplos I suppose the silver lining of his death was that I got to see a lot of people I hadn’t seen in years at the funeral.

Ejemplos Oscar felt nervous as he searched for a silver lining in his gloomy report.

Ejemplos My flight got cancelled today, but the silver lining is that I get to spend more time with my family!

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Whatever complications you are facing, keep calm, make the most of it and always look for silver lining in it.

06:56 AM May 27 2016 |

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