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bas·ti·na·do

 (băs′tə-nā′dō, -nä′-) also bas·ti·nade (-nād′, -näd′)
n. pl. bas·ti·na·does also bas·ti·nades
1. A beating with a stick or cudgel, especially on the soles of the feet.
2. A stick or cudgel.
tr.v. bas·ti·na·doed, bas·ti·na·do·ing, bas·ti·na·does also bas·ti·nad·ed or bas·ti·nad·ing or bas·ti·nades
To subject to a beating; thrash.

[Alteration of Spanish bastonada, from baston, stick, from Vulgar Latin *bastō, *bastōn-.]

bastinado

(ˌbæstɪˈneɪdəʊ)
n, pl -does
1. punishment or torture in which the soles of the feet are beaten with a stick
2. a blow or beating with a stick
3. a stick; cudgel
vb (tr) , -does, -doing or -doed
to beat (a person) on the soles of the feet
[C16: from Spanish bastonada, from baston stick, from Late Latin bastum see baton]

bas•ti•na•do

(ˌbæs təˈneɪ doʊ, -ˈnɑ doʊ)

n., pl. -does, n.
1. a punishment in which the soles of the feet are beaten with a stick.
2. a blow or a beating with a stick, cudgel, etc.
3. a stick or cudgel.
v.t.
4. to beat with a stick, cane, etc., esp. on the soles of the feet.
[1570–80; earlier bastanado < Sp bastonada=bastón stick (see baton) + -ada -ade1]

bastinado


Past participle: bastinadoed
Gerund: bastinadoing

Imperative
bastinado
bastinado
Present
I bastinado
you bastinado
he/she/it bastinadoes
we bastinado
you bastinado
they bastinado
Preterite
I bastinadoed
you bastinadoed
he/she/it bastinadoed
we bastinadoed
you bastinadoed
they bastinadoed
Present Continuous
I am bastinadoing
you are bastinadoing
he/she/it is bastinadoing
we are bastinadoing
you are bastinadoing
they are bastinadoing
Present Perfect
I have bastinadoed
you have bastinadoed
he/she/it has bastinadoed
we have bastinadoed
you have bastinadoed
they have bastinadoed
Past Continuous
I was bastinadoing
you were bastinadoing
he/she/it was bastinadoing
we were bastinadoing
you were bastinadoing
they were bastinadoing
Past Perfect
I had bastinadoed
you had bastinadoed
he/she/it had bastinadoed
we had bastinadoed
you had bastinadoed
they had bastinadoed
Future
I will bastinado
you will bastinado
he/she/it will bastinado
we will bastinado
you will bastinado
they will bastinado
Future Perfect
I will have bastinadoed
you will have bastinadoed
he/she/it will have bastinadoed
we will have bastinadoed
you will have bastinadoed
they will have bastinadoed
Future Continuous
I will be bastinadoing
you will be bastinadoing
he/she/it will be bastinadoing
we will be bastinadoing
you will be bastinadoing
they will be bastinadoing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bastinadoing
you have been bastinadoing
he/she/it has been bastinadoing
we have been bastinadoing
you have been bastinadoing
they have been bastinadoing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bastinadoing
you will have been bastinadoing
he/she/it will have been bastinadoing
we will have been bastinadoing
you will have been bastinadoing
they will have been bastinadoing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bastinadoing
you had been bastinadoing
he/she/it had been bastinadoing
we had been bastinadoing
you had been bastinadoing
they had been bastinadoing
Conditional
I would bastinado
you would bastinado
he/she/it would bastinado
we would bastinado
you would bastinado
they would bastinado
Past Conditional
I would have bastinadoed
you would have bastinadoed
he/she/it would have bastinadoed
we would have bastinadoed
you would have bastinadoed
they would have bastinadoed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bastinado - a cudgel used to give someone a beating on the soles of the feet
cudgel - a club that is used as a weapon
2.bastinado - a form of torture in which the soles of the feet are beaten with whips or cudgels
torturing, torture - the deliberate, systematic, or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons in an attempt to force another person to yield information or to make a confession or for any other reason; "it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession"
Verb1.bastinado - beat somebody on the soles of the feet
beat - hit repeatedly; "beat on the door"; "beat the table with his shoe"
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He began by sentencing the prisoner to receive five hundred bastinadoes on the soles of his feet.