One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘what he needs is a good thrashing’
beating, flogging, whipping, horsewhipping, scourging, lashing, flagellation, caning, belting, leathering
the strap, the birch, the cane, the belt
North American bullwhipping
informal hiding, tanning, lathering, pasting, going-over
2‘the home side received their biggest thrashing ever’
crushing defeat, overwhelming defeat, beating, trouncing, walloping, thumping, battering, rout
hiding, licking, pasting, caning, going-over, drubbing, hammering, pounding, clobbering, demolition, slaughter, massacre, annihilation
North American shellacking
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