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give somebody/get (some) stick

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgive somebody/get (some) stickgive somebody/get (some) stickBritish English spokenCRITICIZE if you give someone stick, you criticize them for something they have done He’s going to get some stick for this! stick
Examples from the Corpus
give somebody/get (some) stickHe doesn't give his stick to just anybody.
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