Definition of a slap on the wrist in English:

a slap on the wrist

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phrase

  • A mild reprimand or punishment.

    • ‘the few perpetrators prosecuted only got a slap on the wrist’
    reprimand, rebuke, reproof, scolding, admonition, admonishment, reproval
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