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To receive the brunt of another's anger, often through scolding. If I get home past curfew again, I'm really going to get hell from my parents!
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(about someone or something) Go to catch hell (about someone or something).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.