One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘this was not a question, but a slap on the wrist’
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
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