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lash(Attack verbally), verb admonish, animadvert upon, assail, berate, betongue, blackguard, cast reproach upon, castigate, chastise, chide, criticize severly, decry, excoriate, exprobrate, flay, fulminate against, impugn, inveigh, objurgate, rave against, rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reprove, revile, scarify, scathe, slate, take to task, upbraid, vilify, vilipend, vituperate
lash(Strike), verb bastinado, batter, beat, birch, bruise, cudgel, deal a blow to, deal a stroke, drub, flagellare, flagellate, flay, flog, fustigate, give a beating, give a thrashing, hit, larrup, maul, pelt, pound, pummel, scourge, slap, smite, switch, thrash, trounce, truncheon, verberare, whack
See also: beat, condemn, denounce, handcuff, inveigh, punish, reprehend, reprimand, strike