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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To beat severely. Also: To move about in a violent way.

Usage examples (32)
  • The lion thrashed his tail violently, uncertain whether or not to attack.
  • So, did those of us who are truly familiar with Rogers 'work really expect him to "thrash" Nagin?
  • • Gold and Sullivan hope West Ham 'thrash' Blues this evening
  • The scheduler may "thrash" and simply move a problem from one host to the next, hour after hour ... for more
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