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what have you got to say for yourself?

used to ask someone to explain why they have done something bad: Well, you've ruined my car - what have you got to say for yourself?
Translations of “what have you got to say for yourself?”
in Chinese (Traditional) 你還有甚麽好說的? 你如何解釋?…
in Chinese (Simplified) 你还有什么好说的?你如何解释?…
(Definition of what have you got to say for yourself? from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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