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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “woe betide sb”

woe betide sb

said when there will be trouble for someone, or they will be punished, if they do a particular thing
(某人)要倒楣(或遭殃)
This is the second time he's been sent home from school this week, so woe betide him if it happens again!
這是他本周內第二次從學校被趕回了家,要是再發生一次這樣的事,他就要倒楣了。
Threats and warnings
(Definition of woe betide sb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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