another bite at the cherry


another bite at the cherry
British, British another opportunity to achieve something or to get something you want.

He just missed a gold medal in the 100 metres, but got another bite at the cherry in the 400 metres.

She failed the exam but she will get a second bite at the cherry next year.


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