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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment.

Usage examples (30)
  • Sometimes flogging is a punishment for drunkenness.
  • I need to start giving awards - the flogging is not working. at
  • "A flogging is the established punishment, is it not?"
  • It is enough for me to recall the flogging of peasants. for more
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