flog

All Verb Noun
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  • They brought him to your house, and flogged him right under your windows. Cited from A Sportsman's Sketches, by Ivan Turgenev
  • So they took him and flogged him well, and then they sent him home again. Cited from East O' the Sun, by Gudrun Thorne-Thomsen
  • He was caught a second time and then he had him flogged again.
  • Let him give command to flog her daily, only not send her away. Cited from Quo Vadis, The Time of Nero, by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • In all his experience he had never been asked to flog before. Cited from For the Term of His Natural Life, by Marcus Clarke
  • He stated that he had sometimes caught and flogged four in a night. Cited from Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 3 of 4, by American Anti-Slavery Society
  • Tell me this moment, or master shall know, and you shall be flogged. Cited from Mass' George, by George Manville Fenn
  • But it did her no good and one of the white men flogged her to death. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • They were not flogged so much now, and had more time to themselves. Cited from The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus, by American Anti-Slavery Society
  • And who is he to flog you when you break that law? Cited from The Gun-Brand, by James B. Hendryx
  • He had never been flogged, and he said he never would be. Cited from A Flat Iron for a Farthing, by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • Then he lost one of his eyes, and sometimes he was flogged. Cited from In Midsummer Days and Other Tales,by A. Strindberg
  • You often flog your men, who are actually the ones who will carry out your orders.
  • Let her flog it as hard as she will, it can never feel any pain. Cited from The Violet Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • When they fell sick, they were sent to hospital instead of being flogged. Cited from The River War, by Winston S. Churchill
  • For some cause he never called on me again to flog a slave. Cited from Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, by Henry Bibb
  • "There are those here who would have you flogged if they heard you." Cited from Captain Blood, by Rafael Sabatini
  • "You say you have been flogged three times: how did you like it?" Cited from Six Years in the Prisons of England, by A Merchant - Anonymous
  • Don't play with one who can order you to be flogged. Cited from The Man Who Laughs, by Victor Hugo
  • He told me that pain was no evil, and flogged me as if he thought so. Cited from Misc Writings and Speeches, Lord Macaulay V1 of 4
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Meaning of flog

  • verb Beat severely with a whip or rod
    The teacher often flogged the students, The children were severely trounced