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English definition of “it's your own lookout”

it's your own lookout

UK informal
used to tell someone that they are responsible for their own problems : It's your own lookout if you're not properly insured .Duty, obligation and responsibility
(Definition of it's your own lookout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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