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n.1.One who practices flagellation; one who whips or scourges.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Meanwhile bass player Lord Thrapston Flagellator wears a gas mask.
A MUSLIM student from Birmingham who was caught with a bladed flagellator used by Shias to ritually scourge themselves has been cleared of possessing it as an offensive weapon.
(29) Another periodical, celebrating Beckett's achievements later in life as a journalist, dramatist, lawyer and magistrate, began by saying that as a young man he had been 'a bitter satirist, the unsparing flagellator of humbug ...