Journey in Life: 02/18/16

Thursday, February 18, 2016

"Skin somebody alive" nghĩa là gì?

Da sống. Photo courtesy Nadia Morgan.

'Skin somebody alive' nghĩa là lột sống ai, trừng phạt ai nghiêm khắc (to punish someone very severely; to be very angry with someone; to scold someone severely).

Ví dụ
If I don't get home on time, my parents will skin me alive.

Not only will fans go crazy but the bettors will likely skin him alive.

In fact, she tells Dean that if he causes Roxy distress, then she will skin him alive!

When he intervened at the request of his sisters, Saber threatened to stab him and skin him alive.

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