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English definition of “serve sb right”

serve sb right

informal
If you say that something bad serves someone right, you mean that that person deserves it: "He hit me!" "It serves you right. You shouldn't have been rude to him."Deserving and deserved
(Definition of serve sb right from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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