Definition of lashing
: something used for binding, wrapping, or fastening
Examples of lashing in a sentence
They gave the sailor a lashing.
She put lashings of butter on her muffin.
First Known Use of lashing
LASHING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lashing for English Language Learners
: 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
LASHING Defined for Kids
Definition of lashing for Students
: something used for tying, wrapping, or fastening
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