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Days later, supermodel Kate Moss accosted Bieber at another party in Ibiza, giving him a dressing down over his behavior.
After a cruel dressing down from their former group leader, Jeff, they all dejectedly sign.‘Community’ Review: ‘Repilot’ Is Both an Epic Failure and a Major Success | Kevin Fallon | January 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In an unprecedented move for a postwar German leader, she summoned the American ambassador to her office for a dressing down.
But Crystal sees through the ruse, and gives Julian a thorough dressing-down, insulting the size of his manhood.‘Only God Forgives’: Ryan Gosling’s “Cock” Gets Mocked in Cannes Film | Marlow Stern | May 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
From dressing down JFK to regrets about Neil Armstrong, Howard Kurtz has the top 10.10 Best Details From Douglas Brinkley’s ‘Cronkite’ | Howard Kurtz | May 27, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Every day we tell each other that we are fine bunglers, and give each other a regular dressing down.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4) | Richard Muther
That fellow I gave a dressing-down about India to up at the Pratts' there.A Crooked Mile | Oliver Onions
Falstaff, the beery lout, would be an impossible companion, and Prince Hal a tiresome young cub who wanted a good dressing-down.The Unveiling of Lhasa | Edmund Candler
The few days towards the end of the season at the Old Virgin are a race between the ships at catching and dressing down.Pike & Cutlass | George Gibbs
Perhaps you gave her such a dressing-down, Billie, that shes turned over a new leaf.The Motor Maids' School Days | Katherine Stokes
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