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come under fire

to be criticized: The government has come under fire for closing the hospital.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
Translations of “come under fire”
in Chinese (Traditional) 遭受批評…
in Russian подвергаться критике…
in Turkish eleştirilmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 遭受批评…
in Polish znaleźć się w ogniu krytyki…
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