slap (one) about(redirected from slap someone about)
slap (one) about
To physically assault someone, especially as a means of control or intimidation. Our dad wasn't afraid to slap us about a bit when we got out of line as kids. If he still won't sign the contract, send some muscle over there to slap him about a bit.
See also: slap
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