get one’s lumps

get (one's) lumps

To receive a punishment or scolding. Don't worry, she'll get her lumps if she keeps speaking of turn in class.
See also: get, lump

get one’s lumps

tv. to get the result or punishment one deserves. (see also take one’s lumps.) If she keeps acting that way, she’ll get her lumps.
See also: get, lump