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"watch your step" in British English

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watch your step

(UK also mind your step) be careful about how you behave, or you will get into trouble: You need to watch your step, young lady!

watch your step

to be very careful about how you behave: He'll have to watch his step if he wants to keep that job of his!
(Definition of watch your step from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"watch your step" in American English

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watch your step

to be careful about how you behave: He’ll have to watch his step if he wants to keep his job.
(Definition of watch your step from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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