lashings lashings  /ˈlæ ʃɪŋz/


  • (n) a large number or amount



  1. The 15 tracks, or sound collages, on Retrochine blend movie music with lashings of trip-hop, electronica and funk.
  2. Among the IAMM's standouts is a rare 19th century Koran, made for a Malay sultan with lashings of gold illumination.
  3. George Washington labored to turn rebels into soldiers; despite lashings, they deserted often.


  • Why Qatar 2022 Won't Be the Disaster Fans Think It Will

    Despite being nine years away, the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has already received lashings of criticism. Over the coming seasons, major decisions are to be made about the competition, and doubtless its popularity will ebb and flow as FIFA and the Qatari federation bring plans and aspirations closer to reality. At this early stage, however, I wish to explore some of the reasons why people ought to ...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

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