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  Words related to lash

Related / Similar Words: whip, whiplash, thong, eyelash, cilium, flog, welt, lather, slash, strap, trounce

 

Definition:
  • a quick blow with a whip;
  • leather strip that forms the flexible part of a whip;
  • any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids;
  • bind with a rope, chain, or cord; "lash the horse";
  • strike as if by whipping; "The curtain whipped her face";
  • beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced";
  • lash or flick about sharply; "The lion lashed its tail";

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    Hyponyms: frap, urticate, flagellate, scourge, horsewhip, switch, cowhide, cat, birch

     

    Part Meronyms: whip, eyelid, lid, palpebra

     

    Derivational Morphology: whip, flog, welt, lather, slash, strap, trounce, thong, whiplash, beating, thrashing, licking, drubbing, lacing, trouncing, whacking, switcher, whipper, whipping, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation, wale, weal, wheal

     

     
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