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that will show sb

informal
said of an action that you intend as a punishment for someone who has done something wrong: The next time she's late home, I'll throw her dinner away. That'll show her!
Translations of “that will show sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人)等著瞧…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人)等着瞧…
(Definition of that will show sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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