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He was regularly lashed on the buttocks by his jailers.
The fuel tanks were lashed together, upright and side by side.
After lashing the boat to the dock, we ran for shelter from the storm.
He didn’t get angry. He didn’t lash back. Instead, he grinned.
His stirring words lashed the crowd into wild excitement.
This is the American English definition of lash. View British English definition of lash.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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