What does thrashing mean?

Definitions for thrashing
ˈθræʃ ɪŋthrash·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thrashing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, slaughter, trouncing, whipping(noun)

    a sound defeat

  2. beating, thrashing, licking, drubbing, lacing, trouncing, whacking(noun)

    the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

Wiktionary

  1. thrashing(Noun)

    action of the verb to thrash

  2. thrashing(Noun)

    a beating, especially a severe one

  3. thrashing(Noun)

    excessive paging within virtual storage

  4. thrashing(Noun)

    slam dancing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thrashing

    of Thresh

  2. Thrashing

    a. & n. from Thrash, v

Freebase

  1. Thrashing

    In computer science, thrashing occurs when a computer's virtual memory subsystem is in a constant state of paging, rapidly exchanging data in memory for data on disk, to the exclusion of most application-level processing. This causes the performance of the computer to degrade or collapse. The situation may continue indefinitely until the underlying cause is addressed.

How to pronounce thrashing?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say thrashing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thrashing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thrashing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of thrashing in a Sentence

  1. The wise Pharoah Moe:

    The more dirty, hideous people you meet, the more your thrashing gains. My thrashing is my pride in such days"..

  2. Geoff Hill:

    He was just about to sit up on his board then there's been, his board's flipped up, he's gone in the water, a tail's been thrashing, he's got a couple of punches in, and he's got damage to his hand as a result of that.

  3. Donald Glover:

    I just saw Chevy as fighting time — a true artist has to be O.K. with his reign being over. I ca n’t help him if he’s thrashing in the water, but I know there’s a human in there somewhere — he’s almost too human.

Images & Illustrations of thrashing

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