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    lash - Dictionary definition and meaning for word lash

    Definition
    (noun) any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids
    Synonyms : cilium , eyelash
    Definition
    (noun) leather strip that forms the flexible part of a whip
    Synonyms : thong
    Definition
    (noun) a quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object
    Synonyms : whip , whiplash
    Example Sentence
    • the whip raised a red welt
    Definition
    (verb) beat severely with a whip or rod
    Synonyms : flog , lather , slash , strap , trounce , welt , whip
    Example Sentence
    • The teacher often flogged the students
    • The children were severely trounced
    Definition
    (verb) lash or flick about sharply
    Example Sentence
    • The lion lashed its tail
    Definition
    (verb) strike as if by whipping
    Synonyms : whip
    Example Sentence
    • The curtain whipped her face
    Definition
    (verb) bind with a rope, chain, or cord
    Example Sentence
    • lash the horse
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