lash - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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  1. 1
    a hit with a whip or a thin stick

    The court sentenced her to eight years in jail and 500 lashes.

  2. 2
    a quick violent movement of an animal’s tail from side to side, often because it is angry
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  3. 4
    [usually plural] an eyelash