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comeuppance

US [ˌkʌmˈʌpəns]
UK [kʌmˈʌpəns]
  • n.报应;应得的惩罚
  • Web天有眼;罪有应得;演奏曲
comeuppance
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报应;应得的惩罚a punishment for sth bad that you have done, that other people feel you really deserve
I was glad to see that the bad guy got his comeuppance at the end of the movie.
我很高兴看到那个坏蛋在电影的结尾受到了应有的惩罚。

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