Synonyms of tear/pull someone/something to pieces in English:

tear/pull someone/something to pieces

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1‘theatre critics would tear the production to pieces’


criticize, attack, censure, condemn, denigrate, find fault with, give a bad press to, pillory, maul, lambaste, flay, savage

informal knock, slam, pan, bash, take apart, crucify, hammer, lay into, roast, skewer

British informal slate, rubbish, slag off, monster

North American informal pummel, cut up

NZ Australian informal bag

rare excoriate