flay sb alive Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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flay sb alive

informal to ​punish or ​tell someone off ​severely: I'll be ​flayedalive when she ​finds out!
(Definition of flay sb alive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flay sb alive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 严厉惩罚(或批评)(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴厲懲罰(或批評)(某人)…
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