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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A type of whip used to flog offenders.

Usage examples (26)
  • His punishment is to be flogged with a cat-o-nine-tails.
  • From under my robe I pulled a large cat-o-nine-tails.
  • Do they refer to flogging with the cat-o-nine-tails, or to animal cruelty?
  • “Experts flagestimate that a cat-o-nine-tails is far too advanced for beginners S&M roleplaying.” for more
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