learn your lesson
This page is about the idiom learn your lesson
If you learn your lesson, you learn something about life from making a mistake.
- After being arrested for drunk driving, Charlie said he'd learned his lesson and promised never to drink and drive again.
- This is the third job Emma's lost for coming in late. You'd think she'd have learned her lesson by now.
I've definitely learned my lesson this time, so I'll
Contributor: Matt Errey