it ain't over till/until it's over

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it ain't over till/until it's over

The final outcome cannot be assumed or determined until a given situation, event, etc., is completely finished. Usually used in reference to organized competitions, such as sporting events, political elections, and the like. A: "We're down by six points with only two minutes remaining. There's no way we can win now!" B: "Hey, it ain't over till it's over!" It's not looking likely that the senator will be elected to another term, but it ain't over until it's over.
See also: over, till, until
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Di ba ang sabi sa Ingles, it ain't over 'til it's over. In other words, it ain't over kung sino ang magiging vice presidential candidate ko hanggang sa hindi namin dinedeclare," he said.