thrash n : a swimming kick used while treading water
2 move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed" [syn: convulse, thresh, thresh about, thrash about, slash, toss, jactitate]
4 beat so fast that (the heart's) output starts dropping until (it) does not manage to pump out blood at all
5 move data into and out of core rather than performing useful computation; "The system is thrashing again!"
6 beat the seeds out of a grain [syn: thresh]
7 beat thoroughly in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!" [syn: bat, clobber, drub, lick]
- Rhymes: -æʃ
- A particularly aggressive and intense form of heavy metal music with a focus on speed, technical precision, and alternate picking.
- Spanish: vapulear
Thrash may refer to:
thrash in German: Thrash
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