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Something used for securing or binding.
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1. a whipping; flogging
2. a scolding
3. informal (usually foll by: of) Brit large amounts; lots
rope, cord, etc, used for binding or securing
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a binding or fastening with a rope or the like.
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See tie down. (DOD only) See restraint of loads.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||lashing - 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"
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3. lashings of (esp Brit) → montones de
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lashings of (British) [+ cream, butter] → des masses de
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