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Noun: drubbing  drú-bing
  1. A sound defeat
    - thrashing, walloping, debacle, slaughter, trouncing, whipping, hammering, débâcle, smackdown [N. Amer], beatdown [N. Amer]
     
  2. The act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows
    - beating, thrashing, licking, lacing, trouncing, whacking, hiding
Verb: drub (drubbed,drubbing)  drúb
  1. Beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
    "We drubbed the other team on Sunday!";
    - cream, bat, clobber, thrash, lick, marmelise [Brit, informal], trounce, whale [N. Amer], marmelize [Brit, informal], marmalise [Brit, informal], marmalize [Brit, informal], wipe the floor, beat hollow, muller [Brit], smoke [N. Amer], slaughter, hammer, tromp [N. Amer]

Derived forms: drubbings

Type of: beat, beat out, corporal punishment, crush, defeat, licking, shell, trounce, vanquish

Encyclopedia: Drubbing

Drub, West Yorkshire