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lashes

noun
plural of lash

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(Entry 1 of 3)

2 a long thin or flexible tool for striking
  • the rider repeatedly struck the horse with the lash to force it to go faster

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lashes

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of lash

Synonyms of lashes (Entry 2 of 3)

lashes

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of lash

Synonyms & Antonyms of lashes (Entry 3 of 3)

to prevent (someone or something) from moving freely by or as if by means of a line or cord
  • The raft was made from several logs lashed together with a rope.

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“Lashes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lashes. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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