give (one) what's coming (to one)(redirected from give them what's coming to them)
give (one) what's coming (to one)
To give someone that which they deserve, which can be a reward or retribution, depending on the situation. Don't worry about those stool pigeons, we'll be sure to give them what's coming. After all her hard work, I really hope the company finally gives Mary what's coming to her.
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