take your lumps Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “take your lumps” in the English Dictionary

"take your lumps" in British English

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take your lumps

US old-fashioned informal to be ​criticized or ​beaten as a ​punishment
(Definition of take your lumps from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take your lumps”
in Chinese (Simplified) (作为惩罚)挨批评,挨打…
in Chinese (Traditional) (作為懲罰)挨批評,挨打…
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