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sign your own death warrant

informal
to do something that is harmful to your own position: She signed her own death warrant by refusing to do what the boss demanded.
Translations of “sign your own death warrant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自我毀滅, 自尋死路…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自我毁灭, 自寻死路…
(Definition of sign your own death warrant from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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