from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. Informal To give a thrashing to; beat. See Synonyms at beat.
- transitive v. Informal To scold sharply; berate.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To scold, reprimand or criticize harshly.
- v. To give a thrashing to; to beat severely.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To beat severely
- transitive v. to scold, reprimand, or berate harshly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To beat severely; thrash; in sailors' use, to beat with a rope's end.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. beat with a cane
- v. censure severely or angrily
My meeting with Senator Nesmith was accidental, but Scott never forgave me, nor did he in fact neglect any opportunity to "lambaste" me after that time.
Good article Jeremy but clearly all your proof readers are on holiday: lambast is not spelt "lambaste".
a fence and, at the last moment, turn the animal's head from it, and then loudly rate and "lambaste" him for refusing!
Well, since this thing (if it makes it the rest of the way through conference and final passage) doesn't kick in until 2014, will she lambaste Reid and Pelosi for being responsible for having those 180,000 people's blood on their hands?
But Charisse could not so easily lambaste God for taking their little boy.
They lambaste Obama as socialist slime inadvertently refuting intelligent design.
Hayley Williams as good as her Paramore friends ditch a DayGlo as good as usually get down to a commercial operation of creation a torpedo stone record, as good as Eyes rips along upon hair-trigger guitars, tranquil lambaste as good as Williams 'decidedly torpedo pipes (check songs similar to "Careful" as good as "Ignorance" for proof).
The easy part is to simply criticize and lambaste Ebert for not knowing his "editorial place," for commenting outside the bounds of his personal knowledge or professional expertise.
I can't wait to see all the liberal posters here lambaste women as being dumb and out of touch because they don't agree with what the administration and Congress is telling them.
Oh please, and if Huckabee were NOT a Republican, she would lambaste him.