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work out for the best

To result in the most favorable, most positive, or most beneficial possible outcome. Don't stress yourself out too much about this—I'm sure it will all work out for the best. It actually worked out for the best that I didn't get the job, because I found a much better position a couple of months later.
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work out for the best

[for a bad situation] to turn out all right in the end. Don't worry. Everything will work out for the best. I think that nothing ever works out for the best.
See also: for, out, work
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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