Part of speech:
To subject to flagellation
To lay waste; devastate:
To lay waste; destroy.
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To strike, as with a strap or rod; lash; beat
(Rare) To torture
To whip or beat with or as with a switch
To whip viciously; lash; scourge
To exact or mete out punishment.
To beat; flail:
To beat soundly; thrash
To beat severely with a whip or rod.
The definition of excoriate is to chafe, abrade or wear off the skin.
To call evil or injury down on; damn
To punish, esp. by beating
To punish or rebuke severely.
To indicate by beating or drumming.
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
To subject (a person) to a penalty, especially for infringement of a law or regulation.
To change providers (e.g. of domain registration or telephone carrier) for a customer without clear (if any) consent.
To honor at or subject to a roast.
To subject to a legal obligation, such as a fine or court order:
To dry out or wither with intense heat:
To wither; sear
To defeat soundly.
To beat severely
(Intransitive) To deliver a quick blow or thrust; to give blows.
To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
To go or move at a rack.
To feel or suffer anguish.
Just punishment; retribution
The condition of being in danger or at risk:
(Soccer) A direct free kick from the penalty spot, taken after a defensive foul in the penalty box; a penalty kick.
(--- Informal) A stick shift.
The definition of a strap is something used to carry, bind, fasten or connect.
Terror is extreme fear, or is the use of fear, or is someone who causes extreme fear.
Something, such as punishment, that is inflicted.
Woe is a feeling of deep sorrow or grief.
Anything which impairs the happiness of a being or deprives a being of any good; anything which causes suffering of any kind to sentient beings; injury; mischief; harm.
To keep safe from harm; watch over and protect; defend; shield
Benefit or profit; gain:
A timely blessing or benefit:
Anything that gives happiness or prevents misfortune; special benefit or favor
Fortuitous elegance; unstudied grace; ""” used especially of language.
(Obs.) To set a price on; appraise
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
A penalty imposed for wrongdoing:
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