Doing themselves an injustice - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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do (oneself or someone) an injustice
To do something that hinders or is detrimental to one. You're doing your kids an injustice by catering to their every whim—they need to learn to be independent.
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do yourself/somebody an inˈjustice judge yourself/somebody unfairly: We may have been doing him an injustice. This work is good.
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Much of what Janette has to say seems like common sense ( so why are so many homeowners still doing themselves an injustice
(and possibly leaving themselves out of pocket) by failing to maximise their home's potential?
Head of legal and democratic services Paddy Gascoigne said: "This situation is the same up and down the country and licensees are doing themselves an injustice
by not submitting their formsa