Definition of thong:
brogues, rubber band, string, whiplash, cord, cilium, crosstrainer, twine, cowboy boots, cable, briefs, safety belt, boxers, boot, clog, cleats, bra, Birkenstock, bustier, body suit, holder, camisole, turnaround, turnabout, reversal, bloomers, clip, flip-flop, BVDs, clodhoppers, change of mind, body, deck shoe, chain, desert boot, brassiere, eyelash.
punishment device (part of speech: noun)
- solitary confinement,
- bull whip,
- electric chair,
- whipping post,
- birch rod,
- torture chamber,
- gas chamber,
The cows and buffaloes are guided by a piece of thong, through the cartilage of the nose.- "The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes", Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes.
My uncle sent the thong with a hiss about their ears.- "The Flight of the Shadow", George MacDonald.
He took the hide of a bull, and cutting it as small as he might, made one thong of the whole skin.- "Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut", Wace.