dress down

dress down
transitive verb
(fig.) zurechtweisen
* * *
dress down
I. vi sich akk leger anziehen
II. vt
to \dress down down ⇆ sb jdn zurechtweisen [o fam herunterputzen], jdm eins auf den Deckel geben fam
he got \dress downed down for nothing er wurde wegen nichts zur Schnecke gemacht fam
* * *
1. vt sep
1) horse striegeln

to dress sb down — jdn herunterputzen (inf)

2. vi
sich betont lässig kleiden
* * *
dress down
A v/t
1. ein Pferd striegeln
2. umg jemandem eine Standpauke halten, jemandem aufs Dach steigen, jemandem eins auf den Deckel geben
B v/i sich unauffällig kleiden
* * *
transitive verb
(fig.) zurechtweisen

English-german dictionary. 2013.

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