[look to one’s laurels] To make sure that your reputation is notspoiled; protect your good name; keep your record from being beaten byothers.
Tom won the broad jump, but he had to look to his laurels.
Look to your laurels, Joan. Betty says she is going to run againstyou for head cheerleader.
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Значение идиомы look to one’s laurels