come/go with the territory

Definition of come/go with the territory

:to be a natural part of a particular situation, position, or area of work
  • Of course players get injured sometimes. It comes with the territory.

Word by Word Definitions

go play
  1. : to move on a course : proceed — compare stop

  2. : to move out of or away from a place expressed or implied : leave, depart

  3. : to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. : the act or manner of going

  2. : the height of fashion : rage

  3. : an often unexpected turn of affairs : occurrence

  1. : functioning properly : being in good and ready condition

  1. : a game played between two players who alternately place black and white stones on a board checkered by 19 vertical lines and 19 horizontal lines in an attempt to enclose the larger area on the board

territory play
  1. : a geographic area belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a governmental authority

  2. : an administrative subdivision of a country

  3. : a part of the U.S. not included within any state but organized with a separate legislature


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