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meet your Waterloo

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmeet your Waterloomeet your WaterlooLOSE A GAME, COMPETITION, OR WARto finally be defeated after you have been successful for a long time meet
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meet your WaterlooOlivia was just about to meet her Waterloo, and I couldn't bear it.
meet your Waterloomeet your Waterlooto be finally defeated after a long period of success Despite widespread unpopularity, the party did not meet its Waterloo until the election of 1997. Waterloo
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