slag (someone) (off)

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slag (someone) (off)

1. To criticise or upbraid someone in a harsh, insulting, and abusive manner. Primarily heard in UK, Ireland. I wish the boss would offer some constructive criticism instead of just slagging us when something goes wrong. Each night, I can hear the woman next door slagging off her husband.
2. To tease, mock, or ridicule someone. Primarily heard in UK, Ireland. Ah, don't take everything so personally, I'm only slagging you! It took me a while to get used to the way Sarah's family slags each other off all the time.
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But hey, if she wasn't so annoying, I wouldn't have to slag her off all the time.
All our classmates slag her off all the time in school, and me as well.
JANET Jackson has slammed critics who slag her off for dating a younger man and declared: There's nothing wrong with toyboys.
Honestly, when will people lay off Geri, when she's skinny they say she's a mess, when she looks gorgeous and curvy they say she's a fat pig and when she's in between they slag her off for something else.
Now she has to sit there while they all slag her off.
Sources tell me the only reason Katie's still with Alex is because she's freaking out that he's going to slag her off when he appears on Celebrity Big Brother next month.
Your son's also of age and, while I agree this girl is a bit too old for him, the more you slag her off, the more attractive she's going to seem to him.
But how is it going to help her self-esteem when she returns to school and her mates slag her off for being all over the papers and the TV?
Her husband said yesterday: "She has cancelled her candidacy because she is Mike Reid's daughter and people would call her a Nazi and slag her off.
Your girlfriend's mum is just worried about her daughter, so try not to slag her off too much.
Well, I bet she knows a damn sight more than half the politicians who have rushed to slag her off.
KATE WINSLET has torn into critics who slag her off about her size.
Maybe the critics who slag her off should take a leaf out of her book.
Yet there are still those jealous few who want to slag her off and will use anything to do so.