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flay

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1 to criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings
  • He was flayed by the media for his thoughtless comments.
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lay into, read the riot act (to), take to task

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2 to remove the natural covering of
  • They flayed their kill right there in the forest, taking both the meat and the skin home.
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