lashing

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Noun[edit]

lashing (countable and uncountable, plural lashings)

  1. Something used to tie something or lash it to something.
    The lashings, which had been holding the chest to the deck of the storm-tossed ship, broke, and it went overboard.
  2. (in the form "lashings of"): plenty of
    Lashings of ginger beer
  3. The act of one who, or that which, lashes; castigation; chastisement.
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Verb[edit]

lashing

  1. present participle of lash
  2. (Ireland, slang) Raining heavily.

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