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to face the music

to admit error and accept reprimand or punishment as a consequence for having failed or having done something wrong; to willingly experience an unpleasant situation out of a sense of duty or obligation; as, as soon as he broke the window with the football, Billy knew he would have to face the music.
- Shak.
to meet any disagreeable necessity, such as a reprimand for an error or misdeed, without flinching.

See also: Face Music

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To end up
To endeavor one's self
To enjoy one's self
To enlarge an order
To enlarge one's self
To enlarge the heart
To enter on the boards
To enter the lists
To exert one's self
To exhibit a foundation or prize
To exibit an essay
To experience religion
To explain away
To extract the root
To face (a thing) out
To face down
-- to face the music --
To fag out
To fall aboard of
To fall abroad of
To fall among
To fall astern
To fall away
To fall back
To fall back upon
To fall calm
To fall down
To fall flat
To fall foul
To fall foul of
To fall from
To fall from grace
To fall home
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