earbashing

(redirected from earbashings)

earbashing

(ˈɪəˌbæʃɪŋ)
n
a scolding or lengthy and vituperative verbal attack
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
I got earbashings from the Commons Serjeant at Arms, kitted out like an upper-crust extra in Poldark.
The pic was swiftly and wordlessly removed by "Rusty" some 48 minutes later - after the mother of all earbashings, no doubt.
But defender Joleon Lescott has revealed the manager has dished out some real earbashings.
But defender Lescott has revealed the manager has dished out some earbashings.
After taking a few earbashings last weekend following my comments about the selection process for MPs, I was going to talk about something less contentious this week like, say, how the success of 2008 may be in danger.
But the constant earbashings from international team-mates Johan Mjallby and Henrik Larsson have made it impossible for him not to become seduced by the pulling power of Celtic.
Platform staff soon scarpered after multiple passenger earbashings. A party of Americans travelling to Blackpool found their train inexplicably disappeared from the timetable with no advice for them or others on reaching the resort.
But when they cross the white line they are cut from the same cloth as both are winners and Aussie defender Moore admits he's had the earbashings to prove it.