come with the territory
phrasal see go with the territory

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • come with the territory — If something comes with the territory, it is part of a job or responsibility and just has to be accepted, even if unpleasant …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • come with the territory — phrasal : to be a natural or unavoidable aspect or accompaniment of a particular situation, position, or field criticism goes with the territory in this job * * * come/go/with the territory phrase to be a necessary or accepted part of a situation …   Useful english dictionary

  • come with the territory — come/go with the territory if you say that something comes with the territory, you mean that you have to accept it as a necessary part or result of a particular situation. If you re a goalkeeper, you ve got to expect injuries it comes with the… …   New idioms dictionary

  • come with the territory —    If something comes with the territory, it is part of a job or responsibility and just has to be accepted, even if unpleasant.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    To say that something comes with the territory means that it has to be… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • come with the territory — included as a regular part of a job or activity. Steven knew when he became a doctor that telephone calls at any hour came with the territory and to be prepared for them …   New idioms dictionary

  • come/go with the territory — to be a natural part of a particular situation, position, or area of work Of course players get injured sometimes. It comes with the territory. • • • Main Entry: ↑territory …   Useful english dictionary

  • go with the territory — noun see territory II * * * come/go/with the territory phrase to be a necessary or accepted part of a situation or activity In professional football, serious injuries come with the territory. Thesaurus: to be a feature or example of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • go with the territory — or come with the territory phrasal to be a natural or unavoidable aspect or accompaniment of a particular situation, position, or field < criticism goes with the territory in this job > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • go with the territory — come/go with the territory if you say that something comes with the territory, you mean that you have to accept it as a necessary part or result of a particular situation. If you re a goalkeeper, you ve got to expect injuries it comes with the… …   New idioms dictionary

  • To come to the ground — ground ground (ground), n. [OE. ground, grund, AS. grund; akin to D. grond, OS., G., Sw., & Dan. grund, Icel. grunnr bottom, Goth. grundus (in composition); perh. orig. meaning, dust, gravel, and if so perh. akin to E. grind.] 1. The surface of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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