A punishment dealt with blows or lashes
She tore away, lashing out with the dagger.
If they kept on lashing at each other like this, their relationship would be torn to shreds.
Then she joined the fun, leaping and lashing her feet into the air as she twisted her belly toward the sun.
The peasant drivers, shouting and lashing their horses, kept crossing from side to side.
They defend themselves not only with their powerful jaws and sharp claws, but also with lashing strokes of the long tail.