Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. to strike out wildly or furiously; also used figuratively.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • At any moment, in his fiercest onslaughts, his opponent was liable to lash out and reach him.

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  • Nicci thrust a fist out in the direction of the closest as he lifted his whip to lash out and entangle her.

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  • “To make a fool out of someone, or take advantage of them, so that they feel embarrassed or shamed as if they had been lashed by a whip.�?

    July 16, 2008