Meaning of “come down on sb like a ton of bricks” in the English Dictionary

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"come down on sb like a ton of bricks" in British English

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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 Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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