be/come down on somebody like a ton of bricks

嚴厲責備;嚴厲處罰。

  • If you miss any more classes, your teachers will be down on you like a ton of bricks. (如果你再有一次不去上課,你的老師一定會嚴懲你)
  • If my father finds me misbehaving, he'll come down on me like a ton of bricks. (如果我父親發現我搗蛋的話,他決不會輕饒我)

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