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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Lady Gaga has stuck her little fists up at Calvin Harris in the pop playground as she accused him of slagging her off to promote his album.
Turns out she's not keen on camp guys slagging her off.
It turns out Carmen heard through the grapevine that one of the contestants on her new dating show The Perfect Catch had been slagging her off and all hell broke loose on the final day of shooting.
You might say she has brought it on herself but if, like one newspaper has said: "She is so ill that she has got the attention span of a fruit fly", then shouldn't we pity her more instead of slagging her off all of the time?
Denise wants a promotion but doesn't help her chances by slagging her off to Yolande, unaware Zainab is listening.
AMY WINEHOUSE is the latest pop star to lay into LILY ALLEN - slagging her off for axing her US tour.
The firm had already cut the London loudmouth to 1-2 after her fellow incumbents wasted little time in slagging her off when she was not around.
MILEY Cyrus is livid that fellow young starlet Taylor Momsen has been slagging her off.
IT says a lot about Leslie Ash that despite having to live with the crippling aftereffects of MRSA, the enduring 'trout pout' label and her sister slagging her off at every opportunity, she still has a brilliant sense of fun.
He says she was a right cow and is always slagging her off, but when we are in bed he keeps saying, "Mel liked doing this" or, "Don't you like that?
Michelle's a quick mover, too, and is about to ask Steve out, until she hears him slagging her off to Liz - though it's all a big misunderstanding.
Hannah was barely out of the door before he was dishing the details to anyone who would listen, slagging her off and telling the world intimate details about their marriage and sex life (or lack thereof).
Unpopular Grace has already had a stand-off with Richard when she let slip that she had seen footage of him slagging her off.
GIRLS Aloud's Cheryl Tweedy is sick of Charlotte Church slagging her off.
Jade, 27, quickly hit back by branding her "a hypocrite" for slagging her off despite going public about a cancerous growth in her finger in 2002.