Word:

Bastinado

Bas`ti`na´do
n.1.
1.A blow with a stick or cudgel.
2.A sound beating with a stick or cudgel. Specifically: A form of punishment among the Turks, Chinese, and others, consisting in beating an offender on the soles of his feet.
v. t.1.To beat with a stick or cudgel, especially on the soles of the feet.
[imp. & p. p. Bastinadoed ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Bastinadoing.]
Noun1.bastinado - a cudgel used to give someone a beating on the soles of the feet
Verb1.bastinado - beat somebody on the soles of the feet
beat
Browse
bastardisation
bastardise
bastardised
Bastardism
bastardization
Bastardize
bastardized
Bastardly
Bastardy
bastardy proceeding
Baste
baster
Bastile
bastille
Bastille Day
Bastinade
-- Bastinado --
basting
Bastion
bastion host
Bastioned
Bastioned front
bastnaesite
bastnasite
Basto
Baston
Basuto
Basutoland
Basutos
Basyle
Basylous
Bat
Bat bolt
Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home