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English definition of “come down on sb like a ton of bricks”

come down on sb like a ton of bricks

to punish someone very quickly and severely: Do that once more and I'll come down on you like a ton of bricks!
(Definition of come down on sb like a ton of bricks from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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