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every cloud has a silver lining

Definition of every cloud has a silver lining in English:

proverb Every difficult or sad situation has a comforting or more hopeful aspect, even though this may not be immediately apparent: after the fire two years ago few could see the silver lining
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  • But, every cloud has a silver lining (for me anyway).
  • In a case of every cloud has a silver lining, Bernard had injured his knee and the other soldiers continued on their journey, only to be ambushed.
  • But hey, it's not all bad, every cloud has a silver lining!
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