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sow the seeds of sth

to do something that will ​cause something to ​happen in the ​future: He's ​sowing the ​seeds of his own ​downfall.
(Definition of sow the seeds of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sow the seeds of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 播下…的种子,种下…的祸根…
in Chinese (Traditional) 播下…的種子,種下…的禍根…
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