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Flail

n.1.An instrument for threshing or beating grain from the ear by hand, consisting of a wooden staff or handle, at the end of which a stouter and shorter pole or club, called a swipe, is so hung as to swing freely.
His shadowy flail hath threshed the corn.
- Milton.
2.An ancient military weapon, like the common flail, often having the striking part armed with rows of spikes, or loaded.
Noun1.flail - an implement consisting of handle with a free swinging stick at the end; used in manual threshing
Verb1.flail - give a thrashing to; beat hard
Synonyms: thrash, lam, thresh
2.flail - move like a flail; thresh about; "Her arms were flailing"
Synonyms: thresh
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