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Correct spelling:
lambasting

Synonyms:

verb
punishing
agonizing, avenging, chastening, confining, distressing, executing, judging, punishing, trying, Afflicting, Burdening, Castigating, Chastising, Disciplining, Fining, Imprisoning, Incarcerating, Keelhauling, Persecuting, Pillorying, Sentencing, Correcting, Crucifying, penalizing, anguishing, reprising.
Examples of usage:
  1. Any way Patsy Flaherty gave over lambasting the old mare, and she stood still, the way you'd think she was glad of the rest. – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  2. Here, throwing off his critic's black gown, his lays about him right and left, knocking the reigning idols off their perches; resurrecting the old, old dead and trying to pump the breath into them; lambasting on one page and lauding on the next; lampooning his fellow critics and burlesquing their rubber stamp fustian; extolling Dussek and damning Wagner; swearing mighty oaths by Mozart, and after him, Strauss- not Richard, but Johann! – A Book of Prefaces by H. L. Mencken
  3. At supper Van Amberg's Great Moral Menagerie received a lambasting that boded no good for its future in Brownsville. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  4. This wasn't a fight, Ford; this was like the pictures you see of an old woman lambasting her son- in- law with an umbrella. – The Uphill Climb by B. M. Bower

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