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Meaning of “tick sb off” - Learner’s Dictionary

tick sb off

informal phrasal verb with tick     /tɪk/ verb
CRITICIZE UK
to tell someone that they have done something wrong and that you are angry about it: I got ticked off for not going to the meeting.Chastising and rebuking
ANNOY US
to annoy someoneCausing feelings of anger and displeasure
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