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tongue-lashing

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈtʌŋˌlæʃ.ɪŋ/ informal
If you give someone a tongue-lashing, you speak angrily to that person about something that they have done wrong.
Translations of “tongue-lashing”
in Chinese (Traditional) (對犯錯者的)怒斥,訓斥…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对犯错者的)怒斥,训斥…
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