Definition of go or come with the territory in English:
Be an unavoidable result of a particular situation.
- ‘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.
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