hand (one) (one's) head

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hand (one) (one's) head

To completely destroy or devastate someone—as emphasized by the phrase's image of decapitation. I thought I was doing well in my new role, but man, did my boss hand me my head in my performance review!
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Liability in the neighborhood of $340,000 now hangs over Master Hands head. This appeal asks us to review certain elements of the judges various rulings.
The Red Hands head for the Kingdom this weekend in search of a first win of the campaign after both sides let leads slip in the dying seconds last time out.
As a result of meeting held on June 11, 09 under the aegis of Chief Minister NWFP, attended by all HOD,s including provisional information minister to restore the communication system in Mingora prior to June 20, 09, PTCL technical team comprising 28 technical hands headed by the Divisional Engineers from transmission, switching and operation along with necessary spares/tool kits has left for Swat under the protection of Army on 16th June 2009.
Buxton took the lead on 31 minutes when Studley midfielder Steve Hands headed into his own net.
Steve Hands headed a third on 20 minutes with Jamie Bayley also finding the net before half-time.