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English definition of “lay yourself open to attack, criticism, ridicule, etc.”

lay yourself open to attack, criticism, ridicule, etc.

to make it easy for people to attack you, etc.: She lays herself open to criticism with such unashamedly extreme views.
(Definition of lay yourself open to attack, criticism, ridicule, etc. from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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