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chew out

verb

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to criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings
  • the coach chews out even the stars of the team if they fail to show up for practice

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The first known use of chew out was in 1943

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“Chew out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chew%20out. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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