Definition of lashing:
whipstitch, violent, attack, drubbing, flogging, punishment, licking, slaughter, debacle, whipping, floundering, thrashing, whipstitching, beating, walloping, reward, hiding, trimming, tanning, flagellation.
- attacking (part of speech: verb)
fastening (part of speech: verb)
- "King--of the Khyber Rifles", Talbot Mundy.
A wet warm wind was lashing the Eileen Oge up a wide estuary; the waves were hunting her, hissing under her stern, racing up to her, crested with the white glow of phosphorus, as she fled before them.- "Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.", E. OE. Somerville Martin Ross.
- "The Lost Wagon", James Arthur Kjelgaard.