thrash

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thrash

verb

Definition of THRASH

1
to defeat by a large margin <the incumbent has been thrashing his opponents for so long that there's never any real contest for the Senate seat>
2
to strike repeatedly with something long and thin or flexible <thrashed the poor horse with a riding crop>
3
to strike repeatedly <the tree branches thrashed the sides of the house as the storm continued to rage>
4
to make jerky or restless movements <in obvious pain, the wounded soldier thrashed about his cot>
Near Antonyms relax, rest, unwind; calm (down), still

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