put sb in their place Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “put sb in their place” - Learner’s Dictionary

put sb in their place

to let someone know that they are not as important as they think they areInsults and abuseTreating people or animals badly
(Definition of put sb in their place from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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