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be a victim of your own success

to have ​problems because of ​yoursuccess: The ​school has ​become a victim of ​its own ​success, as ​parents with ​children who have ​specialneeds now ​activelyseek it out.
(Definition of be a victim of your own success from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be a victim of your own success”
in Chinese (Simplified) 因成功而反受其害…
in Chinese (Traditional) 因成功而反受其害…
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