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English definition of “give someone a mouthful”

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give someone a mouthful

mainly UK informal
to shout something angry at someone, usually using offensive language: A taxi driver wound down his window and gave the cyclist a mouthful.
Translations of “give someone a mouthful”
in Chinese (Traditional) 生氣地向(某人)叫嚷, 咒駡(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生气地朝(某人)叫嚷, 咒骂(某人)…
(Definition of give someone a mouthful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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