- 1 1.1 (whip) látigo (masculine); (thong) tralla (feminine)More example sentences1.2 (stroke — of whip) latigazo (masculine), azote (masculine); (— of tail) coletazo (masculine) they felt the lash of his tongue sintieron la mordacidad de su lengua
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- I looked up as he came closer, but Andreus coiled up the lash into a plaited leather loop and hit me across the back of the neck with it, forcing my eyes back down.
- It is not frail and infirm, it is a fighting machine. Entrenched in filth in the centre of the aisle it will without warning extend its wooden lash and administer a swift but excruciating rap to the back of the legs.
- My fingers are still dripping wet, but the handle to the lash is gripped to prevent it from slipping free from my slick, white scales.
- Women, as well as their accomplices, found guilty of this crime received fifty lashes.
- Foreigners unfamiliar with local customs often find themselves tied to a post and receiving fifty lashes.
- In support of his case, the elder of the two men claimed he'd been sentenced to 300 lashes and sacked from his job after raping several young men at his workplace.
- 2(eyelash)pestaña (feminine)
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
lash outverb + adverb (+ preposition + object)/verbo + adverbio (+ preposición + complemento) (physically, verbally) atacar* to lash out
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