Definition of chew out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

chew out

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

chew somebody out

(informal)
 
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to tell someone angrily that you do not approve of their actions He got chewed out by the boss for lying. The coach used to chew us out every day. I thought she was going to chew us out.
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