curiosity killed the cat

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English[edit]

A curious cat.

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Proverb[edit]

curiosity killed the cat

  1. One should not be curious about things that can be dangerous.

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References[edit]

  • Gregory Y. Titelman, Random House Dictionary of Popular Proverbs and Sayings, 1996, ISBN 0-679-44554-4, p. 48.