dump on
phrasal to treat disrespectfully; especially belittle, bad-mouth

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dump on — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms dump on : present tense I/you/we/they dump on he/she/it dumps on present participle dumping on past tense dumped on past participle dumped on informal 1) dump on someone to treat someone in an unfair way,… …   English dictionary

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  • dump on — verb To dump (finish a relationship with someone) …   Wiktionary

  • dump on — Synonyms and related words: abase, abash, affront, barrack, be above, be contemptuous of, bring down, bring low, call names, care nothing for, chaff, contemn, crush, cut at, debase, degrade, demean, deride, despise, dig at, diminish, disdain,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dump on — N. Amer. informal treat badly or criticize harshly. → dump …   English new terms dictionary

  • dump on — v. come down hard on (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dump on — criticise, put down or scold (someone) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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  • dump on — v. criticize or scold somebody …   English slang

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