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lay yourself open to ridicule

to make it easy for people to laugh unkindly at you: You lay yourself open to ridicule wearing clothes like that.
(Definition of lay yourself open to ridicule from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lay yourself open to ridicule”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使自己成为笑柄, 招致嘲笑…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使自己成為笑柄, 招致嘲笑…
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