Definition of thrashing:
whipstitch, flailing, mass murder, defeat, rout, butchery, whipstitching, debacle, lacing, attack, beating, slaughter, trimming, hiding, vanquishment, lace, reward, dusting, whipping, moving, carnage, tanning, flagellation, overthrow, drubbing, walloping, licking, flogging, whacking, trouncing, massacre, win, lashing.
- "K", Mary Roberts Rinehart.
Scarcely had he entered the outer door ere he was summoned to the presence of the duke, who was all impatient to learn the details of the tremendous thrashing that, he took it for granted, they had given to Captain Fracasse.- "Captain Fracasse", Theophile Gautier.
- "The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest", Harold Bindloss.