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coming to grief

phrase
present participle of come to grief

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1 to be unsuccessful
  • His plans came to grief after a series of unforeseen setbacks.

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2 to go wrong
  • The expedition came to grief in the vast frozen expanse.

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coming to

coming to grief

coming to grips with

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“Coming to grief.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/coming%20to%20grief. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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