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Definition 1: suffer the results or consequences of one's behavior or actions - [verb of cognition]

(take one's lumps is a kind of ...) bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some action

"You'll pay for this!" "She had to pay the penalty for speaking out rashly" "You'll pay for this opinion later"

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