Definition of 'come home to roost'
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You ought to have known that your lies would come home to roost in the end. STAGE FRIGHTWhich of those two fearsome birds would eventually come home to roost unaccompanied in Turkmenistan? SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE`Not so unexpected as your visit, of course; we Florentines come home to roost as often as possible. PROSECUTOR
Definition of come home to roost from the Collins English Dictionary
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