lash

  • 1 Lash — is usually used in reference to a whip.Lash or lashing may also refer to: * An eyelash * Lash (band), an all female alternative/punk rock band from Perth, Australia * Lash, a mechanical genius and the head weapons designer in Advance Wars 2 and… …

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  • 2 Lash — (l[a^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lashed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lashng}.] 1. To strike with a lash; to whip or scourge with a lash, or with something like one. [1913 Webster] We lash the pupil, and defraud the ward. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To strike… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Lash — ist der Name von Jennifer Lash (1938 1993) englische Autorin B Lash, iranstämmiger Rapper siehe auch LASH …

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  • 4 lash — lash1 [lash] n. [ME lassche < the v.] 1. a whip, esp. the flexible striking part as distinguished from the handle 2. a stroke with or as with a whip; switch 3. a sharp, censuring or rebuking remark 4. an eyelash vt. [ME laschen < ?] …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Lash — (l[a^]sh), n. [OE. lasche; cf. D. lasch piece set in, joint, seam, G. lashe latchet, a bit of leather, gusset, stripe, laschen to furnish with flaps, to lash or slap, Icel. laski gusset, flap, laska to break.] 1. The thong or braided cord of a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Lash — Lash, v. t. [Cf. D. lasschen to fasten together, lasch piece, joint, Sw. laska to stitch, Dan. laske stitch. See {Lash}, n. ] To bind with a rope, cord, thong, or chain, so as to fasten; as, to lash something to a spar; to lash a pack on a horse… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Lash — Lash, v. i. To ply the whip; to strike; to utter censure or sarcastic language. [1913 Webster] To laugh at follies, or to lash at vice. Dryden. [1913 Webster] {To lash out}, to strike out wildly or furiously; also used figuratively. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 lash-up — [lash′up΄] n. 〚< lash up, to fasten /span> LASH2 + UP1〛 Informal 1. a temporary or improvised contrivance; expedient 2 …

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  • 9 lash — [v1] beat, whip baste, batter, buffet, chastise, dash, drum, flagellate, flay, flog, hammer, hide, hit, horsewhip, knock, lam, lather, pound, pummel, scourge, smack, strap, strike, thrash, wear out, whale*; concept 189 lash [v2] criticize harshly …

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  • 10 lash — ► VERB 1) beat with a whip or stick. 2) beat forcefully against. 3) (lash out) launch a verbal or physical attack. 4) (of an animal) move (a part of the body, especially the tail) quickly and violently. 5) fasten securely with a cord or rope. 6)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 lash-up — [lash′up΄] n. [< lash up, to fasten < LASH2 + UP1] Informal 1. a temporary or improvised contrivance; expedient 2. any arrangement or setup …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Lash —   [læʃ; Kurzbezeichnung für englisch lighter aboard ship] das, (s), ein Transportverfahren, bei dem ein Spezialschiff (Bargecarrier) in einer Art Huckepackverkehr Binnenleichter über See befördert, die als Schwimmbehälter (Schwimmcontainer …

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  • 13 LASH — /lash/, n. an ocean going vessel equipped with special cranes and holds for lifting and stowing cargo carrying barges that can be sailed up inland waterways or into port facilities from offshore. [1960 65; l(ighter) a(board) sh(ip)] * * * …

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  • 14 lash — I (attack verbally) verb admonish, animadvert upon, assail, berate, betongue, blackguard, cast reproach upon, castigate, chastise, chide, criticize severly, decry, excoriate, exprobrate, flay, fulminate against, impugn, increpate, inveigh,… …

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  • 15 lash — ● lash nom masculin (de l anglais lighter aboard ship) Type de barge de navire ayant une longueur hors tout de 18,75 m, une largeur hors tout de 9,50 m, un tirant d eau maximal de 2,70 m et un port en lourd maximal de 400 t …

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  • 16 lash — ca·lash; cut·lash; gou·lash; lash; lash·er; lash·ing·ly; lash·ings; lash·kar; lash·less; lash·orn; un·lash; lash·ins; …

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  • 17 lash-up — noun any improvised arrangement for temporary use • Syn: ↑contrivance • Hypernyms: ↑arrangement • Hyponyms: ↑temporary hookup, ↑patch * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun …

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  • 18 lash — I UK [læʃ] / US verb Word forms lash : present tense I/you/we/they lash he/she/it lashes present participle lashing past tense lashed past participle lashed 1) [transitive] to tie something firmly to something else, or to tie two things together… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 lash — lash1 [læʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(tie)¦ 2¦(wind/rain/sea)¦ 3¦(hit)¦ 4¦(tail)¦ 5¦(criticize)¦ Phrasal verbs  lash out ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Sense: 1; Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: lacier, from Latin laqueus; …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 lash — lash1 [ læʃ ] noun count 1. ) a hit with a whip or a thin stick: The court sentenced her to eight years in jail and 500 lashes. 2. ) a quick or violent movement of an animal s tail 3. ) the thin piece of leather forming the main part of a whip 4 …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English