Flagellation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌflædʒəˈleɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word flagellation
Brit.  |fladʒəˈleɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word flagellation

noun

- beating as a source of erotic or religious stimulation
- beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment (syn: flogging, lashing, tanning, whipping)

Word forms

noun
I/you/we/they: flagellate
he/she/it: flagellates
present participle: flagellating
past tense: flagellated
past participle: flagellated
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