Bedeutung von “be on/at the receiving end of sth” — Learner’s Dictionary

be on/at the receiving end of sth

If you are on the receiving end of something, you suffer something unpleasant when you have done nothing to deserve it:

They are often on the receiving end of verbal abuse from angry customers.

(Definition von “be on/at the receiving end of sth” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)