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Meaning of “come back to bite you” - Learner’s Dictionary

come back to bite you

If a problem will come back to bite you, it will cause more trouble for you in the future if you do not solve it now.Causing difficulties for oneself or others
(Definition of come back to bite you from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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