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English definition of “tear/rip sb/sth to shreds”

tear/rip sb/sth to shreds

to strongly criticize a person or something they do, think, or say: The critics tore his performance to shreds. to damage someone or something badly: My trousers were torn to shreds when I fell off my bike.
(Definition of tear/rip sb/sth to shreds from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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