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be looking for trouble

to be acting in a way that will certainly cause problems for you: Parking in his space is just looking for trouble.
Translations of “be looking for trouble”
in Chinese (Traditional) 招惹麻煩,自找麻煩…
in Chinese (Simplified) 招惹麻烦,自找麻烦…
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