Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Lash"

The meaning of "Lash" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Ten lashes with a wet noodle mean?
A: Diez latigazos de un fideo mojado

Pues esto no va a doler mucho 😉 entonces es una manera de amenazar a alguien como una broma. Es cuando una persona es poquita traviesa pero no muy mala. Puedes decir voy a darte 10 lashes with a wet noodle como reconocimiento de la cosa que sucedió pero también para decir que no estás muy enojada.

Mi mamá me dijo esto cuando era niña a veces. 🤣
Q: What does lashes mean?
A: This has three definitions that I can think of -

The short hairs that grow on your eyelids - eyelashes
What you call a strike with a whip - a punishment of 30 lashes
A piece of rope or similar that you would use to tie something onto another thing
Q: What does lash out mean?
A: "Lashing out" means to be angry at someone and do something to them, usually yelling or hitting.
Another common phrase for this is "taking out my anger on them"
Q: What does lashes mean?
A: It's the part of your eye lash where you put mascara on.
Q: What does lash out mean?
A: Yeah!! ^ Its when someone takes out their aggressions/anger on someone else very suddenly!

Example sentences using "Lash"

Q: Please show me example sentences with lashes .
A: She batted her lashes at the person she liked. (lashes = short for eyelashes)

As a punishment, he received six lashes. (lashes = hits with a whip/rope)

The wave lashes against the coast. (lash = to hit forcefully)

The rider lashes his horse into a frenzy. (lashes = to make something feel something, but only excitement/fear/craziness. Sorry this is hard to explain. You cannot lash someone into a state of calm, for example.)

Q: Please show me example sentences with lash out.
A: Little Johnny lashed out at his sister for taking his toy truck.

The teenager will lash out at the teacher for grading his essay with a D. (With a failing grade).

The cat sat waiting to lash out at the dog who was unaware of its presence.
Q: Please show me example sentences with lash out at.
A: The teacher lashed out at the student for not doing his homework:-)
Q: Please show me example sentences with lash out.
A: the teacher lashed out at the students
Q: Please show me example sentences with lash out.
A: He was really upset, so he lashed out by throwing a chair across the room.
She lashed out in anger.

Synonyms of "Lash" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between lash out and go off on ?
A: Going off means you are attacking someone without reason. Lashing out means you are attacking someone with a reason.

It can be a physical attack or verbal attack.

“I was lashing out because he made me angry yesterday.”
“I’m not sure why that lady was going off on that worker. He did nothing wrong.”
Q: What is the difference between lash and cane and whip ?
A: I think lash and whip are the same. Cane should be a sort of twig. Cane is also be a walking stick
Q: What is the difference between to lash and to whiplash ?
A:

Lash- Could possibly mean eyelash but
Whiplash- Could possibly mean a weapon used in the olden days or part of a phrase.

Does this help?
Q: What is the difference between lash and whip ?
A: A whip is the weapon.
A lash is a hitting with the whip.
Q: What is the difference between to lash and to strap ?
A: They both mean effectively the same thing, to bind something to something else.

"We lashed it to the car with a rope."

"We strapped it to the car with a rope."

Strap is more common.

Translations of "Lash"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? lashes

Other questions about "Lash"

Q: Her lashes swept up and her tired soft eyes caressed me.

Is it correct?
A: Perfect
Q: Why are my lashes falling out? does this sound natural?
A: thank you
Q: those lashes are precious does this sound natural?
A: You're talking about eyelashes, right? It would sound more natural if you say (or write) 'those eyelashes are precious'
Q: She lashes out at me. Coz I didn't reply her messages fastly does this sound natural?
A: She lashes out at me because I didn’t reply to her messages quickly.

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