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English definition of “get your own back (on sb)”

get your own back (on sb)

UK informal
C2 to do something unpleasant to someone because they have done something unpleasant to you: I'll get my own back on her one day .Revenge and vengefulness Grammar:OwnOwn is a determiner and a pronoun.
(Definition of get your own back (on sb) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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