Synonyms of a slap on the wrist in English:

a slap on the wrist


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phrase

1‘this was not a question, but a slap on the wrist’

SYNONYMS

reprimand, rebuke, reproof, scolding, admonition, admonishment, reproval

informal telling-off, rap over the knuckles, dressing-down

British informal ticking off, wigging

NZ Australian informal serve

British vulgar slang bollocking