παίρνω απ' τα μούτρα → admonish, bawl out, berate, censure, chew out, chide, give a rocket to, give piece of one's mind, give tongue-lashing, haul over the coals, lecture, rail, rake over the coals, rebuke, reproach, reprove, revile, scold, take to task, tear off a strip, tell off, tick off, reprimand

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παίρνω από τα μούτρα
παίρνω απ' τα μούτρα → admonish, bawl out, berate, censure, chew out, chide, give a rocket to, give piece of one's mind, give tongue-lashing, haul over the coals, lecture, rail, rake over the coals, rebuke, reproach, reprove, revile, scold, take to task, tear off a strip, tell off, tick off, reprimand

To rebuke, to reprimand, or to admonish, often in a harsh, angry, direct way.
Joel's boss told him off for being late again.
(transitive) To count (members of a sequence), to enumerate.
(transitive, dated) To allocate duties to someone.
(transitive, military) To divide and practise a regiment or company in the several formations, preparatory to marching to the general parade for field exercises.
tell off - Wiktionary
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