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count the cost

to start to understand how badly something has affected you: I didn't read the contract fully before I signed it but I'm counting the cost now.
(Definition of count the cost from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “count the cost”
in Chinese (Simplified) 开始吃苦头…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開始吃苦頭…
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