comes with the territory

comes with the territory
Comes with the territory
If something comes with the territory, especially when undesirable, it is automatically included with something else, like a job, responsibility, etc.('Goes with the territory' is also used.) 

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  • sth comes with the territory — sth comes/goes with the territory ► something always or often happens in a particular situation and you must accept it: »It is never easy to accept criticism, but it comes with the territory. Main Entry: ↑territory …   Financial and business terms

  • 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 — 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • sth comes/goes with the territory — ► something always or often happens in a particular situation and you must accept it: »It is never easy to accept criticism, but it comes with the territory. Main Entry: ↑territory …   Financial and business terms

  • sth goes with the territory — sth comes/goes with the territory ► something always or often happens in a particular situation and you must accept it: »It is never easy to accept criticism, but it comes with the territory. Main Entry: ↑territory …   Financial and business terms

  • 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

  • territory — [[t]te̱rətri, AM tɔːri[/t]] ♦♦ territories 1) N VAR Territory is land which is controlled by a particular country or ruler. The government denies that any of its territory is under rebel control. ...Russian territory. 2) N COUNT A territory is a… …   English dictionary

  • territory — /ˈtɛrətri / (say teruhtree), / təri/ (say tuhree), Originally US / tɔri/ (say tawree) noun (plural territories) 1. any tract of land; region or district. 2. the land and waters belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a state, sovereign, etc. 3 …  

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