so be it

so be it

I accept that this is what will happen or be the case. If you really want to throw your career away because of some idealistic principle, so be it. I was hoping you'd honor the lower price you promised, but if I have to pay more, then so be it.
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So be it.

This is the way it will be. If you insist on running off and marrying her, so be it. Only don't say I didn't warn you! Mary has decided that this is what she wants. So be it.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

so be it

Let it be so, I accept it as it is. For example, If you can't change the reservation, so be it; I'll travel on Monday. This phrase, often given as a translation of the Hebrew (and Greek and Latin) amen, has been employed in the current sense since about 1600.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

so ˈbe it

(formal) used to show that you accept a situation but do not like it: He never wants to speak to me again? So be it.
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