raise the devil (with (so))

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raise the devil (with (so)) definition

and raise hell (with (so))
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    to confront someone and complain or scold. : I really raised the devil with my brother for being late. , She's raising hell again. What's it this time?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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