"lacing" Definition

  1. a beating. From the phrase, “I’ll lace your jacket.”—_L’Estrange._ Perhaps to give a beating with a lace or lash. Perhaps, also, a figurative phrase for ornamenting the article in question with stripes.

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Position in the dictionary: 1944 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: ladder, ladies’ mile, lag, lagged, lagger, lagging gage, lambasting, lamb’s wool, lame duck, lamming
Previous words in the dictionary: laced, lac, la!, kypsey, kye, kudos, kubber, kotoo, kootee, knuller

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