(there's) no smoke without fire. meaning

[American slang]
Prov. There is usually some truth behind every rumor.
  I'm going to withdraw all my money from that bank. I read an article that the bank was in financial trouble, and where there's smoke there's fire.

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  3. (there is) no chance. meaning
  4. (there is) no doubt about it. meaning
  5. (there is) no need (to). meaning
  6. (there's) no time like the present. meaning
  7. (there's) no way to tell. meaning
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  9. (things) could be better. meaning
  10. (things) could be worse. meaning
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