Bedeutung von "tell sb off" - als Fremdsprache

tell sb off

phrasal verb with tell uk us /tel/ verb (past tense and past participle told)

B2 to tell someone that they have done something wrong and that you are angry about it:

[ + for + doing sth ] Darren got told off for talking in class.

(Definition von "tell sb off" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)