how to pronounce lash

læʃ

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“… really did was I pulled the lash of my …”

meanings of lash

verb:

  1. To scold; or to satirize; to censure with severity.
  2. To fall heavily, especially in the phrase lash down.
  3. To bind with a rope, cord, thong, or chain, so as to fasten.
  4. To strike forcibly and quickly, as with a lash; to beat, or beat upon, with a motion like that of a lash.
  5. To strike with a lash; to whip or scourge with a lash, or with something like one.
  6. To throw out with a jerk or quickly.
  7. To utter censure or sarcastic language.
  8. To ply the whip; to strike.

noun:

  1. A stroke with a whip, or anything pliant and tough.
  2. A leash in which an animal is caught or held; hence, a snare.
  3. A hair growing from the edge of the eyelid; an eyelash.
  4. A stroke of satire or sarcasm; an expression or retort that cuts or gives pain; a cut.
  5. In carpet weaving, a group of strings for lifting simultaneously certain yarns, to form the figure.
  6. The thong or braided cord of a whip, with which the blow is given.

adjective:

  1. Excellent, wonderful.
  2. Remiss, lax.
  3. Relaxed.
  4. Drunk.
  5. Soft, watery, wet.

name:

  1. A surname​.

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