|1.||[ noun ] beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment|
|Synonyms:||whipping tanning flagellation flogging|
|Related terms:||beating self-flagellation horsewhipping flog flagellate|
|2.||[ adjective ] violently urging on by whipping or flogging|
"looked at the lashing riders"
|3.||[ noun ] rope that is used for fastening something to something else|
"the boats were held together by lashings"
|Related terms:||rope fastener|