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ticking-off

noun [S] uk   us   mainly UK informal
severe criticism because you have done something wrong: I gave her a real ticking-off yesterday.
Translations of “ticking-off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 責備,責罵…
in Chinese (Simplified) 责备,责骂…
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