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thrash

verb
 
 
/θræʃ/
HIT [T] to hit a person or animal several times as a punishmentPunishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingHitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain
MOVE [I] to move from side to side in a violent way: He was screaming in pain and thrashing around on the floor.Shaking, swinging and vibrating
DEFEAT [T] informal to win against someone very easilyWinning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
(Definition of thrash from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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