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"mend your ways" in British English

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mend your ways

to begin to behave well, having until now behaved badly
(Definition of mend your ways from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mend your ways" in American English

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mend your ways

to behave better: I was getting really bad grades, but I promised my parents I would mend my ways and work harder.
(Definition of mend your ways from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mend your ways”
in Chinese (Simplified) 改过自新,改正不良行为…
in Chinese (Traditional) 改過自新,改正不良行為…
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