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tear someone apart

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tear someone apart

verb phrase

To criticize severely; to express a completely negative opinion: tore him apart for being late

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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