Meaning of “lay up trouble for yourself” in the English Dictionary

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"lay up trouble for yourself" in British English

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lay up trouble for yourself

to do something that will cause you trouble in the future:

You're laying up trouble for yourself if you ignore health problems now.

(Definition of “lay up trouble for yourself” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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