Get-out-while-the-getting-s-good meaning

(colloquial) To leave at an opportune time or before adverse conditions appear.
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(idiomatic, colloquial) To sell all or part of one's holdings in stocks, real estate, a business, etc. while conditions are good, particularly in anticipation of a drop in prices.
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Origin of get-out-while-the-getting-s-good

  • Contraction of get out while the getting is good.
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