Definition of make hay while the sun shines in English:
proverb Make good use of an opportunity while it lasts: they made political hay out of the issue
More example sentences
- This is one of a few occasions that provide a good opportunity for both private and governmental textile houses to make hay.
- If our soccer players do not appreciate the privilege of having direct access to Africa's richest soccer league, then they must blame themselves for not making hay while the sun shines.
- Talk about making hay while the sun shines: this is a place that knows how to make the most of an unusually short summer season.