Synonyms of rap over the knuckles in English:

rap over the knuckles


phrase

1‘she will get a rap over the knuckles and be fined’

SYNONYMS
rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reproof, admonishment, admonition, reproval, remonstration, lecture, upbraiding, castigation, lambasting, criticism, censure
informal telling-off, scolding, dressing-down, earful, roasting, bawling-out, caning, blast, row
British informal ticking off, carpeting, rollicking, wigging
British vulgar slang bollocking
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