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get after

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to criticize (someone) so as to correct a fault
  • My professor got after me about my overdue assignments.

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“Get after.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/get%20after. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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