tongue-lash

verb
\ ˈtəŋ-ˌlash How to pronounce tongue-lash (audio) \
tongue-lashed; tongue-lashing; tongue-lashes

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tongue-lashing \ ˈtəŋ-​ˌla-​shiŋ How to pronounce tongue-lashing (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of tongue-lash

1856, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tongue-lash was in 1856

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“Tongue-lash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tongue-lash. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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