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rawhide

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rawhide

  1. to strike repeatedly with something long and thin or flexible a strict disciplinarian, the rancher would rawhide his disobedient sons until they were black and blue Synonyms birch, cowhide, flagellate, flail, flog, hide, horsewhip, lash, leather, whip, scourge, slash, switch, tan, thrash, whaleRelated Words knout, quirt, strap; cut; flick, touch up; blackjack, cane, club, cudgel, fustigate; pistol-whip; bang, bop, box, bust, clap, clip, clobber, clout, crack, cuff, hit, knock, lam, paste, punch, slap, slug, smack, smite, sock, spank, swat, swipe, thwack, wallop, whack; 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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