A chain is only as strong as its weakest link

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A chain is only as strong as its weakest link
A chain is only as strong as its weakest link
معنی: 

In teamwork, all the members should be strong and should support one another. A weak member influences the success of the whole team.

در یک کار گروهی تمامی اعضا بایستی عملکرد قوی داشته باشند و یکدیگر را حمایت کنند. یک عضو ضعیف روی پیروزی تیم تاثیر منفی میگذارد.


chain is no stronger than its weakest link
Prov. A successful group or team relies on each member doing well.
Examples: George is completely out of shape. I don't want him on our ball team; a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

معادل فارسی: 

نكات‌ ضعف‌ هرچيز نشانگر ميزان‌ قدرت‌ آن‌ هستند .

استحكام‌ زنجير بستگى‌ به‌ استحكام‌ ضعيف‌ ترين‌ بند آن‌ دارد.

مثال: 

You did it correctly Jane. Now it is time to help Susannah. She seems confused. You know, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.

معنای کلمه به کلمه: 

یک زنجیر تنها به اندازه ضعیف ترین حلقه اش قدرت دارد.

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Proverb

a chain is only as strong as its weakest link

An organization (especially a process or a business) is only as strong or powerful as its weakest person. A group of associates is only as strong as its laziest member.