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See definition of leathering on Dictionary.com
  • as inspank
  • as intan
  • as inflog

synonyms for leathering

  • chastise
  • clobber
  • flog
  • smack
  • thrash
  • belt
  • blip
  • box
  • buffet
  • cane
  • clout
  • cuff
  • flax
  • hide
  • larrup
  • lash
  • lather
  • leather
  • lick
  • paddle
  • punch
  • punish
  • sock
  • tan
  • trim
  • wallop
  • welt
  • whip
  • put over one's knee
  • tan one's hide
  • whup

antonyms for leathering

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  • lose
  • praise
  • surrender
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    How to use leathering in a sentence

    There were two smiths there and they began leathering the bag.
    LEGENDS OF SAINTS & SINNERSDOUGLAS HYDE
    Any way, whatever the reason of it was, he had Patsy Flaherty leathering the mare like the devil.
    THE SIMPKINS PLOTGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
    He was well advised to send me home for a leathering at my father's hands.
    THE SHOES OF FORTUNENEIL MUNRO
    And I got the leathering, too, though it was three months after.
    THE SHOES OF FORTUNENEIL MUNRO
    “He had the finest leathering he ever had in his life,” said Sim.
    THE PARSON O' DUMFORDGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
    He will not always suffer a leathering from a man whom he knows he dare not now hit back.
    ACROSS CHINA ON FOOTEDWIN DINGLE
    So they all got a good leathering because they had not kept a sharper look-out.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 70, NO. 433, NOVEMBER 1851VARIOUS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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