French translation of 'to get a rap on the knuckles'
to get a rap on the knuckles
- (figurative, = telling off)
se faire taper sur les doigts
⇒ The remark earned him a rap on the knuckles.
La remarque lui a valu de se faire taper sur les doigts.
Translation of to get a rap on the knuckles from the Collins English to French Dictionary