"What you cant make a silk purse out of proverbially" crossword clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 18 Jun 2023

What you cant make a silk purse out of proverbially NYT crossword answer is:

SOWSEAR (7 letters length)

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The proverb "you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear" is an old adage that suggests it is impossible to make something of high quality out of something of low quality. It is a warning against trying to make something better than it is, and is a reminder to accept things as they are. This proverb has been around for centuries, and is still used today to remind people of the importance of accepting reality.

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