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come back/home to roost

to return to cause problems
回报到自己身上,得到恶报
All his earlier mistakes are coming home to roost.
他早些时候犯的那些错误现在都报应到他自己身上了。
Causing difficulties for oneself or othersCausing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
Translations of “come back/home to roost”
in Chinese (Traditional) 回報到自己身上,得到惡報…
(Definition of come back/home to roost from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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