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tongue–lash

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verb \ˈtəŋ-ˌlash\

Definition of tongue–lash

  1. :  chide, scold

tongue–lashing

noun


Origin and Etymology of tongue–lash

back-formation from tongue-lashing


First Known Use: 1856

Rhymes with tongue–lash

abash, backlash, backslash, backsplash, bone ash, calash, Chumash, cold cash, czardas, encash, eyelash, fly ash, gate-crash, goulash, green flash, heat rash, hot flash, Lagash, mishmash, mustache, panache, potash, rehash, slapdash, soutache, stramash, unlash, Wabash, whiplash, white ash



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