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  Words related to strap

Related / Similar Words: shoulder strap, flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, trounce

 

Definition:
  • whip consisting of a strip of leather used in flogging;
  • an elongated leather strip (or or strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position;
  • a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bag;
  • hanger consisting of a loop of leather suspended from the ceiling of a bus or train; passengers hold onto it;
  • secure (a sprained joint) with a strap;
  • sharpen with a strap; "strap a razor";
  • tie with a strap;
  • beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced";

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    Hyponyms: tawse, bootstrap, cheekpiece, chin strap, crupper, rein, strop, hopple, hobble, flagellate, scourge, horsewhip, switch, cowhide, cat, birch

     

    Part Meronyms: baggage, luggage, brace, suspender, gallus, brassiere, bra, bandeau, chemise, shimmy, shift, slip, teddies, teddy, golf bag

     

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

     

    Anagrams: sprat, parts

     

     
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