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    To be in store for

    What does "to be in store for" mean?

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    Re: To be in store for

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Lucky_One View Post
    What does "to be in store for" mean?
    Something that will occur in the future. If you, for example, rob a bank, a term in prison may be in store for you.

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    Re: To be in store for

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    It means you've got something coming to you. It's usually nothing good, though that's not always the case.

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    Re: To be in store for

    Is "to be in store for" the same as "await"?
    Gillnetter, so can I say "a term in prison may await you" instead of "a term in prison may be in store for you" in your example?
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    Re: To be in store for

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Lucky_One View Post
    Is "to be in store for" the same as "await"?
    Gillnetter, so can I say "a term in prison may await you" instead of "a term in prison may be in store for you" in your example?
    I reckon you could.

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    Re: To be in store for

    Thanks for help

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