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A BLEATING sheep loses a bite

Edited by Jennifer Speake

in Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198734901
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191799440
A BLEATING sheep loses a bite

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Valuable opportunities are missed through too much chatter. □ 1599 j. minsheu Dialogues in Spanish 20 That sheepe that bleateth

Reference Entry.  115 words. 

Subjects: Language Reference

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