strike while the iron is hot

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Definition of strike while the iron is hot

: to do something immediately while there is still a good chance to do it

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“Strike while the iron is hot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strike%20while%20the%20iron%20is%20hot. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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