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bang (or knock) people's heads together

Definition of bang or knock people's heads together in English:

Reprimand people severely, especially in an attempt to stop them arguing.
Example sentences
  • This lying, prevarication and knocking people's heads together is standard practice.
  • I just think it's fun to knock people's heads together and call attention to how silly arguing over NOTHING can be.
  • We were inches away and if he had not taken that initiative - something John is very good at - of knocking people's heads together and forcing them to come to an agreement to settle matters or to say ‘we cannot make an agreement’, that would not have been done.
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