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English definition of “lay up trouble for yourself”

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lay up trouble for yourself

to do something that will cause you trouble in the future: You're laying up trouble for yourself if you ignore health problems now.
Translations of “lay up trouble for yourself”
in Chinese (Traditional) 埋下禍根,留下隱患…
in Chinese (Simplified) 埋下祸根,留下隐患…
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