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flail

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of FLAIL

1
to move or cause to move with a striking motion <started to flail his arms wildly when he spied a bat in the house>
Synonyms beat, flail, flop, flutter, whip
2
to strike repeatedly with something long and thin or flexible <gruesome evidence that the prisoner had been flailed>

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May 24, 2015
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