face the music

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Synonyms for face the music

accept the unpleasant consequences of one's actions

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The story of the 'Face the Music' is about characters Bill S.
'Bill and Ted 3: Face the Music' is set to be released on Aug.
"Bill And Ted 3 Face The Music. And it is all because of you guys so we owe you a huge debt of gratitude and we want to say thank you.
Summary: 'Bill & Ted Face the Music' has been in the works for 10 years
But when it comes to reality, is he too afraid to face the music?
Recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the E Street Band, he released Face the Music back in August 2014.
MICK MARTIN has revealed he used to face the music as Newcastle United skipper and do what some players deem the unthinkable - brave a Saturday night in the Bigg Market after a defeat at St James' Park.
WOMEN'S choir Vocal Expressions raised PS1,330 for Macmillan Cancer Support at a 'Face the Music and Dance' evening at Holmbridge Parish Hall, on June 6.
The duo have had a week to learn a routine, performing to a medley of tunes including Let's Face The Music And Dance, which was the accompaniment to their bronze-winning performance at the 1994 Winter Olympics.
NADINE DORRIES declared "I'd do it again tomorrow" after arriving back in Britain yesterday to face the music following her appearance on I'm A Celebrity...
When the buddies return to HQ to face the music, ladies' man FDR decides to lighten the mood by helping shy and gallant Tuck dip his toes back into the dating pool.
MICHEL PLATINI has warned that even Europe's biggest clubs will have to "face the music" if they do not comply with UEFA's new financial fair play rules.
" If their explanation is not satisfactory, the employer will face the music," said DCP ( west) V.
Maybe he can give a few quid to Adrian Mutu after the CAS told him to face the music and cough up pounds 14m to Chelsea.