flog(ging)
to work on a merchant\'s premises handling, packing, and moving dried cod as a daily occupation in Newfoundland

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • flog|ging — «FLOG ihng, FLG », noun. 1. the practice of beating or whipping as punishment. 2. a beating or whipping; chastisement …   Useful english dictionary

  • flog´ger — flog «flog, flg», verb, flogged, flog|ging. –transitive verb. 1. to beat or whip hard: » The inhuman flogging of disobedient soldiers and sailors was stopped years ago. Trees were seen to flog the ground with their branches (Sir John Herschel).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • flog — [[t]flɒg, flɔg[/t]] v. t. flogged, flog•ging 1) to beat with a whip, stick, etc., esp. as punishment 2) cvb Slang. a) to sell, esp. aggressively or vigorously b) to promote; publicize • Etymology: 1670–80; cf. flagellate flog′ga•ble, adj.… …   From formal English to slang

  • flogging — flog|ging [ˈflɔgıŋ US ˈfla:gıŋ] n a punishment in which someone is severely beaten with a whip or stick …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • flogging — flog|ging [ flagıŋ ] noun count or uncount a punishment in which someone is hit many times with a stick or whip …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Luft — Platz; Freiraum; Puffer; Raum zum Atmen (umgangssprachlich); Spielraum * * * Luft [lʊft], die; : gasförmiger Stoff, den Menschen und Tiere zum Atmen (und damit zum Leben) brauchen: frische, gute, verbrauchte, verschmutzte Luft; die Luft anhalten …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Flogging — Flog ging, a. & n. from {Flog}, v. t. [1913 Webster] {Flogging chisel} (Mach.), a large cold chisel, used in chipping castings. {Flogging hammer}, a small sledge hammer used for striking a flogging chisel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flogging chisel — Flogging Flog ging, a. & n. from {Flog}, v. t. [1913 Webster] {Flogging chisel} (Mach.), a large cold chisel, used in chipping castings. {Flogging hammer}, a small sledge hammer used for striking a flogging chisel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flogging hammer — Flogging Flog ging, a. & n. from {Flog}, v. t. [1913 Webster] {Flogging chisel} (Mach.), a large cold chisel, used in chipping castings. {Flogging hammer}, a small sledge hammer used for striking a flogging chisel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Messerschmitt M22 — Die Messerschmitt M 22 war ein Bomber, der vom Messerschmitt Flugzeugbau konstruiert, und von den Bayerischen Flugzeugwerken Ende der 1920er Jahre hergestellt wurde. Der geheime Auftrag zur Entwicklung der M 22 wurde von der Reichswehr erteilt,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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