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flog

verb [T]
 
 
/flɒɡ/ ( present participle flogging, past tense and past participle flogged)
PUNISH to hit someone repeatedly as a punishment with something such as a stick
пороть, сечь
Punishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPunishing and punishments
SELL UK informal to sell something quickly or cheaply
продавать, сбывать
I had to flog the car to pay my bills.Value and price decreasesBuying and selling in general
flogging noun [C, U]
порка
Translations of “flog”
in Spanish azotar…
in French fouetter…
in German peitschen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 懲罰, (作為懲罰)鞭笞,棒打…
in Turkish sopa ile dövmek, kamçılamak, dayakla cezalandırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 惩罚, (作为惩罚)鞭笞,棒打…
in Polish chłostać, opylić…
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