Definition of Scourging

1. Verb. (present participle of scourge) ¹



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Definition of Scourging

1. scourge [v] - See also: scourge

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scourging

scourable
scourage
scourages
scoured
scourer
scourer pad
scourer pads
scourers
scourge
scourged
scourger
scourgers
scourges
scourgest
scourgeth
scourging (current term)
scourie
scouries
scouring
scouring pad
scouring pads
scouring powder
scouring powders
scouring rush
scouring rushes
scourings
scours
scourse
scoursed
scourses

Literary usage of Scourging

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1. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1856)
"The most common corporal punishment was scourging, or the infliction of blows on the back of an offender with a rod or stick, and in the presence of a judge ..."

2. The People's Bible: Discourses Upon Holy Scripture by Joseph Parker (1893)
""Then Pilate therefore took Jesus, and scourged him." scourging JESUS. WE know this to be historical. We read of this in other books than the New Testament. ..."

3. The Archaeological Journal by British Archaeological Association (1918)
"others, one of whom is armed with a miséricorde, is in the act of scourging Christ. (Plate xv, I.) In the examples at Douai, and in the de Reiset collection ..."

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