be asking for trouble Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be asking for trouble” in the English Dictionary

"be asking for trouble" in British English

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be asking for trouble

to be ​likely to ​causeproblems or difficulties for yourself: Giving him such a ​powerfulcar when he's just ​starteddriving is ​asking for trouble.
(Definition of be asking for trouble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be asking for trouble”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自找麻烦,自讨苦吃…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自找麻煩,自討苦吃…
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“be asking for trouble” in British English

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