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    Smile Use of "take on" to mean criticise someone.

    Can I use the expression "take on" to mean to criticize. For e.g-

    Peter takes on Tom and called him a thief.

    Context-There is heated argument going on between Peter and Tom in which one is accusing the other of something. In the process Peter started criticizing Tom for being thief.


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    Re: Use of "take on" to mean criticise someone.

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    Can I use the expression "take on" to mean to criticize.
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