Definition of 'comeuppance'
Example sentences containing 'comeuppance'
She will get her comeuppance in jail.The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
She was against boasting and selfishness, and in favour of bad characters getting their comeuppance.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It won't be long before he gets his comeuppance.The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2011)
I do hope he gets his comeuppance.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
You would get your comeuppance.Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2011)
Then put the remaining runners and riders back in the hat, pay 1 and wait for another coward to get their comeuppance.The Sun (2011)
This club is going to get its comeuppance because you can't go out and buy players just because they have scored six goals in the Belgian league.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of comeuppance from the Collins English Dictionary