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Synonyms for trouncing

the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

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Leaders Lampeter enjoyed a 44-7 trouncing of visitors New Dock Stars.
If T Carlile calls a one goal win a trouncing, one wonders what he would call a two goal win.
JUST a week after trouncing England, Ireland and Wales in the Home Nations Shore Championships down at Holyhead, the Scotland team were all back in action to stake their claims to represent their country in 2006.
I'vehadit, appreciating the step up to two and a half miles, followed up his previous two-mile success over the course by trouncing his rivals by 13 lengths under 7lb claimer Paul Wade in the two-and-a-half mile novice handicap hurdle.
SOLIHULL BLAZE picked up maximum points from two matches when coming back from Paisley Pirates with a 6-5 scoreline before trouncing struggling Milnes Keynes Kings 5-1 24 hours later.
THE dark cloud hanging over Bedford, with backer Frank Warren locked in a legal battle with Don King looks far blacker after this trouncing.
Even after 6 days, half the bullies were still trouncing their nest mates.
Lynwood is coming off an 88-35 first-round trouncing of Stockdale of Bakersfield.
ATHEA STORM did the business on Tuesday when trouncing that damn pigeon, and it seems some people were so chuffed that he was nominated for `sporting performance of the week' on Talksport Radio.
Oliver Bierhoff nodded a second but Leeds' 6-0 trouncing of Besiktas and last week's defeat of Milan put the English side in pole position.
The touring Pumas, cock-a-hoop after trouncing the Scots at Murrayfield, were sent back to the drawing board after tries from Keith Wood and Matt Mostyn and four penalties from David Humphreys sent Ireland into the dressing room 22-3 in front at half-time.
America's First Lady was the favourite with one in four people - although Tony Blair triumphed in the mens' category, trouncing Bill Clinton.
Scott Aitken scored three tries and John Walters two as BOROUGHMUIR touched down ten times in trouncing LIVINGSTON 64-0.
26, basically meeting his estimate while trouncing the Wall Street mean forecast by $0.
Lynwood (23-4) is coming off an 88-35 first-round trouncing of Stockdale of Bakersfield.