Definition of go or come with the territory in English:

go (or come) with the territory

Be an unavoidable result of a particular situation.
More example sentences
  • ‘The responsibility goes with the territory and I will always put duty before leisure in those terms’, he said.
  • We will always get criticism, it goes with the territory when doing winter maintenance operations.
  • That rationale might not strike a chord with every football fan but then enlightened self-interest goes with the territory of football club ownership.
See parent entry: territory

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something