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call somebody names

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcall somebody namescall somebody namesINSULTto use unpleasant words to describe someone in order to insult or upset them The other kids used to call me names.call somebody all the names under the sun (=use many unpleasant words) name
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call somebody all the names under the sunShe was calling herself all the names under the sun, but it made no difference.
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