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English definition of “lashing”

lashing

noun [C usually singular] (A LOT)    /ˈlæʃ.ɪŋ/
lashings [plural] UK old-fashioned or humorous a lot of food or drink: scones with lashings of cream lashings of ginger beerMasses and large amounts of things
(Definition of lashing noun (A LOT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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