lash·ing noun \ˈla-shiŋ\
: the act of hitting someone with a whip as a form of punishment
lashings : ropes used for tying, wrapping, or connecting things
lashings : a large amount of something
: something used for binding, wrapping, or fastening
Examples of LASHING
- They gave the sailor a lashing.
- She put lashings of butter on her muffin.
First Known Use of LASHING
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