drubbing

[ druhb-ing ]SEE DEFINITION OF drubbing

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRUBBING

Then shall he not go without a ducking and eke a drubbing himself!

I fancy I had some vague notion of falling upon him and giving him a drubbing.

According to this fact I must admit, that he deserves a drubbing.

Now and then a drubbing, but who pays any attention to such things!

Some of you men 'd be the better for a drubbing every day of your lives.

Not knowing what else to do, I have given him a drubbing whose appearance I took.

So I will give you a drubbing, if you will fight me, as soon as I am able.

Little; for the drubbing of a Highlandman is a thing not worth mentioning.

What sort of a fellow are you, damn it all, that you can't stand a drubbing?

I laughed, for the man had got his drubbing after all, through me if not by me.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DRUBBING

rout

nounoverwhelming defeat
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