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have your (fair) share of sth

C2 to have a lot or more than enough of something bad: We've certainly got our share of problems at the moment. She's had her fair share of tragedies in her life.
(Definition of have your (fair) share of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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