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be in for sth

verb uk phrasal verb with be   strong /biː/ weak /bi/ // (being, was, were, been) us  
C2 to be going to experience something unpleasant very soon: The weather forecast says we're in for heavy rain this evening. You'll be in for it (= you'll be in trouble) if you don't do what she tells you.
Traducciones de “be in for sth”
en chino (tradicionál) 即將遭遇……
en chino (simplificado) 即将遭遇……
(Definition of be in for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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