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woe betide (or woe to)

Definición de woe betide or woe to en inglés:

Used humorously to warn (someone) that they will be in trouble if they do a specified thing: woe betide anyone wearing the wrong colour!
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • And woe to him inside a nonconformist clique who does not conform with nonconformity.
  • But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up!
  • At another Hotel in Dobrich we were given little slips of paper and woe betide you if you tried to get breakfast without them, not even sight of your room key was enough.
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