Meaning of “that will show sb” in the English Dictionary

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"that will show sb" in British English

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that will show sb


said of an action that you intend as a punishment for someone who has done something wrong:

The next time she's late home, I'll throw her dinner away. That'll show her!

(Definition of “that will show sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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