the proof is in the pudding

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used to say that a person can only know if something is good or bad by trying it

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“The proof is in the pudding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20proof%20is%20in%20the%20pudding. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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