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English definition of “look to your laurels”

look to your laurels

to make an extra effort to succeed because there is more competition: Nowadays there are a number of rival products on the market and the older, established companies are having to look to their laurels.
(Definition of look to your laurels from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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