Give curry - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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give (someone) (a bit of) curry
To berate, rebuke, or criticize (someone); to verbally or physically harass or assault (someone). A reference to the spiciness of curry, that is, making it "hot" for someone. Primarily heard in Australia. Protesters gave the defendant a bit of curry as he left the courtroom in the evening. Don't be afraid to give curry back when you are being pushed around. The wife gave me curry when I showed up late.
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Curcumin/turmeric: Turmeric has been used in India for thousands of years, and not just to give curry
its yellow colour.
The Bulls will finally have a solid swingman to replace Deng while the Warriors get a serviceable veteran playmaker to give Curry
Tim Bloniasz of Leicester returned the opening kickoff of the second half 84 yards to give Curry
a 34-17 advantage.
A POPULAR Indian restaurant in Hexham will be encouraging people to give curry
a go as part of the Oxfam National Curry Week.
a wide berth - because of the smell from the pores as well as staining those sexy silk garments.