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English definition of “that will show sb”

that will show sb

informal
said of an action that you intend as a punishment for someone who has done something wrong: The next time she's late home, I'll throw her dinner away. That'll show her!Revenge and vengefulness
(Definition of that will show sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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