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things will work out

This negative or unfortunate situation or set of circumstances will eventually improve or come to a desirable conclusion, even though things may seem hopeless at first. I was so sorry to hear about your job. Don't worry—things will work out. You may even end up in a better position than you were in before! I know you're upset about your test result, but things'll work out all right. You've just got to keep studying and working hard, and you'll turn that grade around in no time!
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Things will work out (all right).

 and Everything will work out (all right).; Everything will work out for the best.; Things will work out for the best.
The situation will reach a satisfactory conclusion.; The problem(s) will be resolved. "Cheer up!" Mary said to a gloomy Fred. "Things will work out all right." Mary: Oh, I'm so miserable! Bill: Don't worry. Everything will work out for the best. "Now, now, don't cry. Things will work out," consoled Sally, hoping that what she was saying was really true.
See also: out, Thing, will, work
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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