Synonyms and Antonyms of flail
- started to flail his arms wildly when he spied a bat in the house
- gruesome evidence that the prisoner had been flailed
bash, baste, bat, batter, beat, belabor, belt, bludgeon, buffet, bung, drub, fib [British], hammer, lace, lambaste (or lambast), lather, lick, mangle, maul, paddle, pelt, pommel, pound, pummel, rough, slate, slog, thresh, thump, tromp, whop (or whap), whup, work over
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