What is the meaning of "cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face"?

The meaning of "cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face" is:

to hurt yourself when trying to hurt someone else


What is the definition of "cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face"?

The definition of "cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face" is:

to hurt yourself when trying to hurt someone else



"cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face" means

to hurt yourself when trying to hurt someone else

Example Sentences:

A: After my girlfriend was so rude to me, I’ve decided to get some revenge.
B: What are you going to do?
A: I’m going to break all of the windows on her car.
B: Isn’t that your car too? Aren’t you cutting off your nose to spite your face?

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I’ve said Enough Already: Cut Off Nose to Spite Face

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