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hammer away at sb

phrasal verb with hammer uk   us   /ˈhæmər/ verb [T]
to criticize someone or something ​strongly: Plaintiffs ​hammered away at him for ​drawing $28 million in ​fees from his ​formercompany.
(Definition of hammer away at sb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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