cudgellings

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cudgellings

(ˈkʌdʒəlɪŋz) or

cudgelings

pl n
beatings with a cudgel
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Hunt had suggested, in their present extremity, that it should be killed for food; to which the half-breed flatly refused his assent, and cudgeling the miserable animal forward, pushed on sullenly, with the air of a man doggedly determined to quarrel for his right.
Most remarkable," murmured Tarzan, cudgeling his brain for some pretext upon which to turn the subject.
And thou," quoth the stranger, laughing, "takest thy cudgeling like a brave heart and a stout yeoman.