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be/become a victim of its own success

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe/become a victim of its own successbe/become a victim of its own successHARM/BE BAD FORto be badly affected by some unexpected results of being very successful There are now so many tourists that the area has become a victim of its own success. victim
Examples from the Corpus
be/become a victim of its own successThe helpline is a victim of its own success with so many people calling that no one can get through.Moreover, to a great extent the health service is a victim of its own success.
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