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tear into sb/sth

informal
phrasal verb with tear uk   /teər/  us   /ter/ verb (tore, torn)
to criticize someone or something very strongly: Unfortunately, if he doesn't agree with you, he tends to tear into you.
(Definition of tear into sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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