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dig your own grave

to do something that causes you harm, sometimes serious harm: She dug her own grave when she made fun of the boss.
(Definition of dig your own grave from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dig your own grave”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自掘坟墓…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自掘墳墓…
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