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Meaning of “lay into sb” - Learner’s Dictionary

lay into sb

informal phrasal verb with lay     /leɪ/ verb ( past tense and past participle laid)
to attack or criticize someone: They started laying into me for no reason.Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain
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