give (one) hell

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give (one) hell

To give someone a hard time by means of aggressive actions or attitude. I'd avoid the boss today—he's already given me hell.
See also: give, hell

give them hell

An exclamation of encouragement for someone who is about to participate in a competition. "Them" is often shortened to "'em" "em." Good luck out there, Dara! Give them hell!
See also: give, hell