have it coming

have it coming
deserve a punishment

He really has it coming to him after causing the problems in the company.


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  • have it coming — ► have it coming (to one) informal be due for retribution. Main Entry: ↑come …   English terms dictionary

  • have it coming — verb deserve (either good or bad) It s too bad he got fired, but he sure had it coming • Hypernyms: ↑deserve, ↑merit • Verb Frames: Somebody s * * * I have it coming ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • have it coming — to deserve something. We worked so hard to make the business succeed that I think we have it coming. Usage notes: often said about someone who deserves something bad: The jury felt the guy had it coming, so they didn t convict her of attacking… …   New idioms dictionary

  • have it coming — deserve it, ask for it    If you get fined for driving too fast, you have it coming …   English idioms

  • have something coming out of your ears — informal phrase to have a lot of something, or more of it than you need We have information coming out of our ears and we just need time to sift through it. Thesaurus: to have a particular quality or thingsynonym Main entry: ear * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • have (something) coming out of (your) ears — informal to have more of something than you want or need. He s going to have money coming out of his ears if this deal comes off …   New idioms dictionary

  • have (something) coming out (of) (your) ears — to have a lot of something. Ask him for a loan, he s got money coming out his ears …   New idioms dictionary

  • have it coming (to one) — informal be due for retribution. → come …   English new terms dictionary

  • have it coming to one — ► have it coming (to one) informal be due for retribution. Main Entry: ↑come …   English terms dictionary

  • have steam coming out of one's ears — ► have steam coming out of one s ears informal be extremely angry. Main Entry: ↑steam …   English terms dictionary

  • have it coming to you — have it coming (to you) informal phrase to deserve something bad that happens to you Thesaurus: deserving and deservedsynonym to buy somethingsynonym Main entry: come …   Useful english dictionary

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