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Search phrase: bastinado

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As You Like ItAYL V.i.53I will deal in poison with thee, or in bastinado, or inI will deale in poyson with thee, or in bastinado, or in
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.329and he of Wales that gave Amamon the bastinado, andand hee of Wales, that gaue Amamon the Bastinado, and
King JohnKJ II.i.463He gives the bastinado with his tongue.He giues the bastinado with his tongue:

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bastinadocudgelling, beating with a stick [esp. on the soles of the feet]

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BASTINADOBASICbastinado n
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