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lash·ing

 (lăsh′ĭng)
n.
Something used for securing or binding.

lashing

(ˈlæʃɪŋ)
n
1. a whipping; flogging
2. a scolding
3. informal (usually foll by: of) Brit large amounts; lots

lashing

(ˈlæʃɪŋ)
n
rope, cord, etc, used for binding or securing

lash•ing

(ˈlæʃ ɪŋ)

n.
a binding or fastening with a rope or the like.

lashing

See tie down. (DOD only) See restraint of loads.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lashing - beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishmentlashing - beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment
whacking, beating, drubbing, licking, thrashing, trouncing, lacing - the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows
self-flagellation - self-punishment inflicted by whipping
horsewhipping - the act of whipping with a horsewhip; "that villain needs a good horsewhipping"
2.lashing - rope that is used for fastening something to something else; "the boats were held together by lashings"
fastening, holdfast, fastener, fixing - restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
rope - a strong line
Adj.1.lashing - violently urging on by whipping or flogging; "looked at the lashing riders"
violent - acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity; "a violent attack"; "a violent person"; "violent feelings"; "a violent rage"; "felt a violent dislike"

lashing

noun
A punishment dealt with blows or lashes:
Informal: trimming.
Slang: licking.
Translations

lashing

[ˈlæʃɪŋ] N
1. (= beating) → azotes mpl
to give sb a lashingazotar a algn
2. (= tying) → atadura f (Naut) → trinca f, amarradura f
3. lashings of (esp Brit) → montones de

lashing

[ˈlæʃɪŋ] n
lashings of (British) [+ cream, butter] → des masses de

lashing

n
(= beating)Prügel pl; (= punishment)Auspeitschung f
(fig: = criticism) → scharfe Kritik
(= tying)Verschnürung f; (of prisoner)Fesseln pl; (Naut) → Tau nt, → Zurring m
lashings pl (inf)eine Unmenge (inf); lashings of money/creameine Unmenge or massenhaft Geld/Schlagsahne (inf)

lashing

[ˈlæʃɪŋ] n
a. (beating) → frustata, sferzata
b. lashings of (Brit) (fam) → un mucchio di, una montagna di
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