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A Taste Of Your Own Medicine
When you are mistreated the same way you mistreat others.
“A taste of your own medicine” origin
The saying “a taste of your own medicine” comes from one of Æesop’s fables.It’s about a swindler who sells a concoction, claiming it can heal any illness.He himself falls ill and people try to give him his own medicine (which he knows is rubbish) in order to cure him.
A taste of your own medicine idiom usage in recent news
I’m just beginning to get a taste of my own medicine.
Did you see those two people cutting in front of us in line just now? Let’s cut in front of them and give them a taste of their own medicine!
He’s always interrupting people when they are talking; what he deserves is a taste of his own medicine!