Flay

Definition of Flay

Pronunciation: flā
v. t.1.To skin; to strip off the skin or surface of; as, to flay an ox; to flay the green earth.
[imp. & p. p. Flayed (flād); p. pr. & vb. n. Flaying.]
With her nails
She 'll flay thy wolfish visage.
- Shak.

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assail, attack, bark, berate, bleed, bleed white, blister, castigate, decorticate, defoliate, denude, deplume, despoil, dismember, displume, divest, drain, draw and quarter, dry, excoriate, exhaust, fleece, fustigate, impoverish, lacerate, lash, maim, mangle, milk, mutilate, pare, peel, pick clean, pick to pieces, pluck, pull apart, roast, scalp, scarify, scathe, scorch, scourge, shear, shred, skin, skin alive, slash, strip, strip bare, suck dry, take apart, tear apart, tear to pieces, tear to tatters, tongue-lash, trounce
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