drubbing


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  • noun

Synonyms for drubbing

Synonyms for drubbing

the act of defeating or the condition of being defeated

Synonyms for drubbing

the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

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Then shall he not go without a ducking and eke a drubbing himself
The flood of tears, however, left him no resource; so he at once gave him a drubbing, which satisfied even Mrs.
Some fools would be the better for a good drubbing, as well as having their hair pulled.
A four-goal blitz early in the final period took the wind out of the UAE's sails as Iran powered their way to a 6-1 drubbing.
Four goals apiece for Avram & Leamy were the highlights of this drubbing.
BLAYDON leapfrogged Tynedale into the top half of the National table after a 39-0 drubbing of bottom club Macclesfield.
CHRIS SUTTON fears Celtic face a drubbing if they don't produce their best against Salzburg tonight.
DUNDALK boss Stephen Kenny is in seventh heaven after avenging their opening day loss to Drogs with a 7-0 drubbing.
London, Oct 17 ( ANI ): England batsman Jonathan Trott has dismissed Australian coach Darren Lehmann's criticism of England cricket and said that Lehmann has little to 'shout' following his team's 3-0 drubbing in the summer Ashes series.
Denbigh Town looked impressive in a 5-0 drubbing of Gwalchmai, Mike Lundstrum, Mark Roberts, Danny Jellicoe, Eddie Maurice-Jones and Gethin Lloyd sharing the goals for the hosts, who had the game won at 4-0 going into the break.
Summary: HYDERABAD -- A question mark hung over the stability of the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh, a day after it suffered a humiliating drubbing in the by-elections.
QPR manager Neil Warnock has been pleased by his team's response to the 6-0 drubbing at Fulham and expects Blackburn to feel the backlash.
And the Saddlers would be happy enough with a repeat of the spectacle which unfolded on a previous occasion they were in distress when the Terriers visited - just four days after the infamous Colchester drubbing.
Summary: Chelsea have kicked off their defence of the FA Cup with a resounding 7-0 drubbing of Ipswich.
Massey Ferguson were on the wrong end of a 7-0 home drubbing on Saturday to Castle Vale JKS but they showed far more resilience and determination on Tuesday night despite being held to a 2-2 draw by Pilkington XXX.