get on so's case

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get on (so's) case definition


  1. in.
    to start harassing someone about a personal problem; to annoy someone. (Compare this with get off (so's) case.) : I'll get on Tom's case about being late so much.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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