get a slap on the wrist
to receive light punishment for doing something wrong
The judge gave the boy a slap on the wrist and did not punish him severely for his crime.
The Coolest Cars at Goodwoods
The new Ford Mustang will be the first model ever to be sold in Europe, and the German registered example on Fords stand is one of the first in the country. We took it out for a spin at the Moving Motor Show and found even the 2.3 litre Ecoboost was more than enough for the tight hillclimb.