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be on someone's (own) head

Definition of be on someone's own head in English:

Be someone’s sole responsibility: your conduct is on your own head
More example sentences
  • If I suddenly become fit and healthy, it's going to be on her head, let me tell you.
  • Either way, whatever happened to him now was on her head.
  • Very well, everything that happens here after is on your head… love.
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