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English definition of “like a ton of bricks”

like a ton of bricks

very strongly or forcefully: If father finds out what you've been doing, he'll come down on (= punish) you like a ton of bricks!Intensifying expressions
(Definition of like a ton of bricks from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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