bring (something) (down) about (one's) ears

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bring (something) (down) about (one's) ears

To cause negative consequences for one. You brought this down about your ears all by yourself—I had no role in your failure.
See also: bring, ear

bring something (down) about your ears

bring something, especially misfortune, on yourself.
See also: bring, ear, something