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comeuppance

come`up´pance   Pronunciation: kŭm`ŭp´pans
n.1.An unpleasant experience a person endures, which is viewed by others as a just retribution for bad behavior; just deserts; as, the Senator took bribes for years, and finally got his comeuppance when he was caught in a sting operation.
Noun1.comeuppance - an outcome (good or bad) that is well deserved
Synonyms: comeupance, deserts
compensation, desert, deserts, deserving, due, due reward, dues, just deserts, merit, merits, punishment, quittance, recompense, reprisal, requital, retribution, revenge, reward, rights, what is due, what is merited
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