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slap sb around

(UK also slap sb about)
phrasal verb with slap uk   us   /slæp/ verb [T] (-pp-)
informal to ​hit someone ​repeatedly or often: Her ​husband has been ​slapping her around, but she's ​afraid to go to the ​police.
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