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To keep one's finger crossed

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The idiom 'to keep one's finger crossed' means 'to wait expectantly'.

Sample Usage

1. We should keep our fingers crossed till the last ball is bowled.
2. Today is budget day, till yesterday we have kept our fingers crossed on certain exemptions.
3. My first article was posted for the contest yesterday, till the announcement I must keep my fingers crossed.

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