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Meaning of “watch your back” in the English Dictionary

"watch your back" in British English

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watch your back

to be ​careful of the ​people around you, making ​certain that they do nothing to ​harm you: I have to watch my back at ​work - there are a lot of ​people who would like my ​job.
(Definition of watch your back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “watch your back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 提防周围的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 提防周圍的人…
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