Synonyms to dress down

castigate, assail, attack, baste, beat, belabor, berate, blister, bring to account, bring to book, call to account, carpet, chasten, chastise, chew out, correct, criticize, deal with, discipline, drub, excoriate, flay, fustigate, inflict upon, keelhaul, lash, masthead, penalize, pillory, pummel, punish, rail, rate, rebuke, reprimand, roast, scarify, scathe, scorch, scourge, settle with, skin alive, slash, square accounts, take to task, tell off, thrash, tick off, tongue-lash, trounce, upbraid, visit upon, wig, come down on, alight upon, ambush, assault, attend to, blitz, bushwhack, call down, come at, crack down on, descend on, descend upon, do for, drop on, fall on, fall upon, fix, gang up on, give it to, go at, go for, harry, have at, hit, hit like lightning, hit upon, jump, jump all over, jump on, land on, lay at, lay hands on, lay into, light into, light upon, mug, pay, pay out, pitch into, pounce upon, pound, sail into, serve one out, set on, set upon, settle, settle on, settle the score, speak to, strike, strike upon, surprise, swoop down on, take care of, take the offensi