pay dearly

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Definition of pay dearly

: to suffer a lot as a result of something one has done She paid dearly for her mistakes.

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“Pay dearly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pay%20dearly. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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