Definition of the lash
: the punishment of being hit with a whip The disobedient sailors were threatened with the lash.
Word by Word Definitions
: to move violently or suddenly : dash
: to thrash or beat violently
: to whip or fling about violently
: a stroke with or as if with a whip
: the flexible part of a whip
: to bind with or as if with a line
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