Definition of “bawl sb out” - English Dictionary

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“bawl sb out” in British English

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bawl sb out

US informal
phrasal verb with bawl uk /bɔːl/ us /bɑːl/ verb [ I or T ]

to tell someone angrily that something they have done is wrong:

He's always bawling people out in meetings.

(Definition of “bawl sb out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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