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had it coming (to you)

informal
If someone had it coming, something bad happened to them that was deserved: He's been sacked but, with all that time he took off, he had it coming really.
Translations of “had it coming (to you)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是(某人)應得的,活該…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是(某人)应得的,活该…
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